TITLE

Treating Travelers' Diarrhea

AUTHOR(S)
Fischer, Philip R.
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Dec2008, Vol. 18 Issue 12, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In conjunction with oral hydration, medications can help decrease the degree and duration of symptoms in patients with travelers' diarrhea. The combination of loperamide and an antibiotic is particularly effective. Either a fluoroquinolone or azithromycin may be used.
ACCESSION #
35654069

 

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