TITLE

Azithromycin for Travelers' Diarrhea in Thailand

AUTHOR(S)
Burkhardt, Barbara E. U.; Fischer, Philip R.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Apr2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In Thailand, where Campylobacter is frequently a cause of traveler's diarrhea, a single dose of 1000 mg of azithromycin is more effective than 3 daily 500 mg doses or 3 days of levofloxacin both in resolving symptoms of travelers' diarrhea and in clearing infection.
ACCESSION #
24533204

 

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