Treatment of diarrhea


Diarrhea treatment involves intravenous link to body in case of severe dehydration to accommodate salts and mineral loss from the body. Since diarrhea is caused by viruses so sometimes it is cured without having any antibiotic. If antibiotics are selected properly, they lessen the severity of the disease.

diarrhea treatmnt

Most important regarding diarrhea treatment is to follow diarrhea treatment tests which are:

  • Medical history and physical examination
  • Stool culture
  • Blood tests
  • Fasting tests
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Imaging tests

Diarrhea can cause severe dehydration and to prevent dehydration or loss of fluid it is necessary to take diarrhea treatment. Medicines including antibiotics can be taken to stop diarrhea but they are recommended for only those people whose diarrhea is caused by viral or bacterial infection.So, it is very important to find diarrhea cause before starting diarrhea treatment.

Try to avoid caffeine, greasy foods, fiber and sweet foods as well as milk products until diarrhea subsides. These foods tend to aggravate symptoms of diarrhea. If you stop diarrhea before getting rid of bacteria or parasite, these bacteria will trap in the intestine and may cause severe problems.So, antibiotics are prescribed as a first aid treatment.


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