Diarrhoea / Gastroenteritis

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UK sources of information and / or support

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The leaflets section of Patient UK

Has information leaflets on:

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Diarrhoea and Vomiting in Children Under 5

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline for health professionals called Diarrhoea and Vomiting in Children Under 5.

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Diarrhoea

Factsheet from Core - (the working name of the Digestive Disorders Foundation).

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Medicine Guide for Diarrhoea

Medicine Guides provide reliable information about medicines (drugs), conditions and the different treatment options available. They have been developed in the UK as part of the Medicines Information Project.

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Diarrhoea

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Rotavirus gastroenteritis

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Gastroenteritis

Information from NHS Choices - the government's patient information portal.

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Gastroenteritis in adults

Information from BUPA.


Further sources / more detailed information

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More detailed medical information

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