Traveler's Diarrhea Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

rifaximin Rifaximin

Rifaximin is an antibiotic that fights bacterial infection only in the intestines...learn more »

atropine and diphenoxylate Atropine And Diphenoxylate

Atropine affects the body in many different ways, such as reducing spasms in the bladder, stomach, and intestines...learn more »

bismuth subsalicylate Bismuth Subsalicylate

Bismuth subsalicylate is an anti-diarrhea medication and antacid...learn more »

loperamide (oral) Loperamide (oral)

Loperamide slows the rhythm of digestion so that the small intestines have more time to absorb fluid and nutrients from the foods you eat...learn more »

sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim Sulfamethoxazole And Trimethoprim

Sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim are both antibiotics that treat different types of infection caused by bacteria...learn more »

doxycycline Doxycycline

Doxycycline is a tetracycline antibiotic. It fights bacteria in the body...learn more »

ciprofloxacin (oral) Ciprofloxacin (oral)

Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic in a group of drugs called fluoroquinolones (flor-o-KWIN-o-lones). Ciprofloxacin fights bacteria in the body...learn more »





Medical Dictionary