Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger (cont.)
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Check Your Symptoms
Most of the time, a child's abdominal pain will get better with home treatment and will not need a visit to a doctor.
Home treatment for abdominal pain often depends on other symptoms that are present with the pain, such as diarrhea, nausea, or vomiting. See the Related Information section of this topic for information on some of these other symptoms.
Try the following, one at a time in the order listed, if your child has mild abdominal pain without other symptoms:
If the measures above do not work, you may also try these:
Symptoms to watch for during home treatment
Call your doctor if any of the following occur during home treatment:
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