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Heat exhaustion Treatments

Treatments for Heat exhaustion

The following treatments are listed for Heat exhaustion in our knowledge base:

Alternative Treatments for Heat exhaustion

Alternative treatments, home remedies, other other complementary therapies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Heat exhaustion in various sources may include:

  • Liquid multimineral supplement
  • Lemon balm (Melissa)
  • St. John's wort
  • Glonoinum
  • Hydration
  • Cool towels
  • Splash cool water on skin
  • Electrolytes
  • Fruits and vegetables with high water content
  • Avoid alcohol
  • Avoid caffeine
  • Stop smoking
  • Do not wear sweat-soaked clothes
  • Belladonna homeopathic remedy
  • Aconite homeopathic remedy
  • Lachesis homeopathic remedy
  • Ice or cold packs near groin, armpits, neck and head
  • Lie down with feet elevated 8 to 12 inches (20-30 centimeters)
  • Avoid sodas with phosphoric acid

Latest treatments for Heat exhaustion

The following medications/drugs/procedures are some of the latest treatments for Heat exhaustion:

  • Evaporative cooling
  • Ice pack cooling
  • Cold water immersion
  • Antipyretic agents
  • IV fluids
  • Benzodiazepam

Treatments for Causes of Heat exhaustion

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Heat exhaustion:

More causes: not all possible causes for Heat exhaustion are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Heat exhaustion.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Heat exhaustion:

The following list of conditions have 'Heat exhaustion' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Heat exhaustion:

The following list of medical conditions have 'Heat exhaustion' or similar listed as a medical complication in our database.

 

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