Dear list serve,
Is anyone prescribing zinc for acute diarrhea from the emergency department?
Heard of its use for 3rd word countries and wondering if it would be of any use here.
Ondansatron for nausea/vomiting
ORT for dehydration
Zinc for diarrhea?
Kenneth Yen, MD MS
Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine)
Associate Professor of Population Health (Epidemiology)
Medical College of Wisconsin
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