What to do

If your child vomits, you should keepa close eye on them. Trust your instincts and contact your GP immediately if you're worried.

If the cause is just a tummy bug, your child should still be feeling well enough to eat, play and be their usual self. In this case, keep feeding them as normal and offer them regular drinks (see below).

Butif they don't seem themselffor example, if they'refloppy, irritable or less responsive they may be seriously ill, soyou should get medical help immediately.

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Medically Reviewed by a doctor on 21 Dec 2018