Document Detail


Aluminium hydroxide and cholestyramine in the treatment of acute diarrhea.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2659716     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A randomized, double blind control study of the treatment of acute diarrhea with aluminium hydroxide and cholestyramine in comparison with a control group demonstrated the effectiveness of cholestyramine in shortening the hospital stay, and the diarrhea course was better than that of aluminium hydroxide. However, aluminium hydroxide was superior to intravenous fluid plus early feeding.
Authors:
V Pichaipat; R Pinyosamosorn; W Varavithya
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Clinical Trial; Comparative Study; Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet     Volume:  72 Suppl 1     ISSN:  0125-2208     ISO Abbreviation:  J Med Assoc Thai     Publication Date:  1989 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-07-18     Completed Date:  1989-07-18     Revised Date:  2009-11-19    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7507216     Medline TA:  J Med Assoc Thai     Country:  THAILAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  155-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aluminum Hydroxide / therapeutic use*
Cholestyramine Resin / therapeutic use*
Clinical Trials as Topic
Diarrhea, Infantile / drug therapy*
Double-Blind Method
Humans
Infant
Random Allocation
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
11041-12-6/Cholestyramine Resin; 21645-51-2/Aluminum Hydroxide

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