Viral Gastroenteritis (Stomach Flu) Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Prevention and Treatment

Treating viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu) symptoms

Viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu) is treated as follows:

1) Pharmacological treatment of viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu)

  • Viral gastroenteritis (stomach flu) symptoms often resolve on their own, especially when the cause is viral and does not require any medication.
  • If the cause is bacterial, then the patient is given an appropriate antibiotic, according to the type of bacteria he has.
  • Do not use any anti-diarrhea, as this increases the duration of the infection.