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Treatment and prevention of acute gastroenteritis

Updated: Tuesday, Dec 22,2009, 11:21:54 AM
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Gastroenteritis-induced nausea and vomiting is usually more abrupt onset, beginning more abdominal discomfort, then nausea and vomiting. Paroxysmal abdominal cramps and diarrhea, daily number of dozens of water samples to be, yellow or yellow-green, containing a small amount of mucus. Accompanied by varying degrees of fever, aversion to cold, headache and so on. Small number of cases may be due to frequent vomiting and diarrhea, leading to dehydration and electrolyte imbalance, acidosis.

Recommendations for treatment

Mild symptoms may self-purchase drugs treatment:

1, nausea, and vomiting when taking domperidone;

2, abdominal pain when oral administration of scopolamine, belladonna extract, propantheline bromide and so on.

3, diarrhea, berberine can be used, such as the effect is not ideal to take loperamide glue

Syndrome differentiation in traditional Chinese medicine on the basis of Chinese medicine use the following:

1, is a cold dampness type, should cold-dispelling dampness, aromatic Huazhuo. Patchouli righteousness can take pills, Luk Hop set in the balls.

2, belong to Shushi type, should Qingshu dampness, conditioning stomach. Shushi righteousness balls can be taken.

3, is a Jizhi type, should Xiaoshi dredge stasis and medium. Paul and the pill can be served.

4, an asthenic cold type, should warm the cold-dispelling, replenishing spleen. Can serve Fuzi Lizhong Pills, Powder, etc. SHENLINGBAISHU


1, in patients with acute gastroenteritis should rest in bed to keep warm.

2, often in patients with acute vomiting, diarrhea and other symptoms, dehydration more, therefore, need to add liquid to the supply of fresh fruit juice, lotus root starch, rice soup, a bowl of soup and other liquid food, as appropriate, to drink water, light salt water.

3, in order to avoid the gastrointestinal tract fermentation, flatulence, acute period should not eat beef and easy to gas to food, and to minimize the intake of sugar. Should pay attention to food hygiene. Cut out high-fat frying, deep-fried and smoked, wax of the fish, and vegetables contain more fiber, fruits, irritant and strong drinks, food and condiments, etc..

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