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Prevention of Diarrhea

Prevention of Diarrhea:

Methods of prevention of Diarrhea mentioned in various sources includes those listed below. This prevention information is gathered from various sources, and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Diarrhea.

  • Avoiding traveler's diarrhea - various tips are common
    • Avoid cold tap water - use bottled water, carbonated drinks or hot tea/coffee
    • Brush teeth with bottled water
    • Avoid ice in drinks
    • Avoid raw fruits
    • Avoid raw vegetables
    • Avoid rare meat
    • Avoid raw fish
    • Antibiotics - for prevention of infection
  • Vitamin A - possibly used for related vitamin A deficiency

Medical news about treatments for Diarrhea

These medical news articles may be relevant to Diarrhea treatment:

Clinical Trials for Diarrhea

Some of the clinical trials for Diarrhea include:

Latest Treatments for Diarrhea

Some of the more recent treatments for Diarrhea include:

Treatments for Diarrhea

Treatments to consider for Diarrhea may include:

  • Newborns and infants require very special care because dehydration can be dangerous
  • Children need special attention as many medications may be inappropriate
  • Watchful waiting - sometimes diarrhea is not serious enough to need significant treatment.
  • Anti-diarrheal medications
    • Immodium AD
  • Dehydration prevention treatments - one of the most important treatment aspects of diarrhea is avoiding dehydration (or treating it), particularly for infants, children and the elderly.
  • more treatments...»

Prevention Claims: Diarrhea

Information on prevention of Diarrhea comes from many sources. There are some sources that claim preventive benefits for many different diseases for various products. We may present such information in the hope that it may be useful, however, in some cases claims of Diarrhea prevention may be dubious, invalid, or not recognized in mainstream medicine. Please discuss any treatment, discontinuation of treatment, or change of treatment plans with your doctor or professional medical specialist.


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