Wait. Most cases of salmonellosis resolve without any specific treatment. Antibiotics are not recommended for most cases, in fact may make it worse.
Supportive care. Gastroenteritis, the most common manifestation of salmonella infection in us, generally requires a supportive care, i.e., maintaining good fluid balance. Exceptions include young infants and individuals with sickle cell disease who may require antibiotics treatment.
Salmonella Treatment. Oral hydration is important. Sometimes anti-diarrheal meds are used but may prolong illness. In some cases intravenous replacement of electrolytes & fluids may be required along w hospitalization. Antibiotics may be indicated in patients who are immunocompromised or with sepsis. Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/salmonella/basics/treatment/con-20029017.