How long does acute gasterenteritis last ? I vomited three

Patient : How long does acute gasterenteritis last ? I vomited three times,had horrible body aches and now have pure liquid diareah every hour. This has been three days. I no longer have aches but nausea, fatigue and diareah still ongoing. Plus I have lymphocytic colitis
Symptoms:  Diareah vomiting
Doctor :   Welcome to Ask The Doctor. We are here to help you. It seems you have developed Acute Infective Diarrhea. Usually i t responds to treatment with in 5 days of antibiotics like Ofloxacin and Ornidazole. I also add a combination of Pantoprazole and Domperidone to my patients. Probiotics containing Lactobacillus helps a lot. Maintain proper hydration. Once you recover from acute infection, your digestive system will start working normally. I hope it helps. Stay Healthy

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