U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 35-year-old member asked:

What is the treatment for cholera in tropics?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 51 years experience
Same as anywhere: Rehydration...Rehydration...Rehydration. Antibiotics like Doxycycline can be helpful but the most important discovery in cholera therapy was that oral rehydration works....
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 36-year-old member asked:
In what countries is cholera found?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
A 44-year-old member asked:
Is it possible to have cholera in us?
2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
A 32-year-old member asked:
What are the causes of cholera in modern age?
2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
A 37-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms for cholera in americans?
2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
A 43-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of cholera I should be looking for?
2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Last updated Jun 18, 2017

People also asked

Related topics

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $44!
50% off with $15/month membership


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.