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Stomach Flu (Viral Gastroenteritis)
UHS Health Topic - Gastroenteritis
Guest over a year ago. I'm presenting four days post stomach flu, and am experiencing the same problems. I know that when you get a stomach flu, it's a result of a virus infecting you, which means that antibodies are created on overtime to help fight them. These antibodies tend to attack the natural 'flora' in your stomach--good bacteria that helps to digest stomach contents.
Diarrhea After Stomach Flu
Last Updated February This article was created by familydoctor. An upset stomach or diarrhea can leave you feeling miserable. But it can be hard to determine what to eat after throwing up or having diarrhea. The BRAT diet is a bland food diet recommended for adults and children. The benefits of using the BRAT diet to treat upset stomach and diarrhea include:.
After the sometimes violent symptoms of vomiting, diarrhea, and stomach and intestinal cramps that accompany a stomach virus, you're going to need food to get your strength back up. Unfortunately, you may not feel like ever eating again, let alone at the first hunger pang after hours or days with a stomach virus. If you are wondering what food you should eat after a stomach virus, there are a few guidelines to follow to get yourself feeling better. Two hours after vomiting and four hours after diarrhea you can attempt to drink clear liquids.