How long does acute gasterenteritis last ? I vomited three

Patient

Q: 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

A:   Welcome to Ask The Doctor.
We are here to help you.

It seems you have developed Acute Infective Diarrhea.
Usually it 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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