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Ort

A Norwegian unit of weight approximately equivalent to a kilogram.
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In another study, a total of 100 adult patients, from Bangladesh, between the ages of 18 and 55, with acute, severely dehydrating watery diarrhea with confirmed cholera were treated with crofelemer on a background of an antibiotic (azithromycin) and oral rehydration therapy.
First adopted by the World Health Organization more than 30 years ago, oral rehydration therapy (ORT) constitutes one of the most important medical advances of the last century.
These treatments are designed to be used as an adjunct to oral rehydration therapy (ORT) for the treatment of life-threatening enterotoxigenic E.
17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oral Rehydration Therapy saves millions of lives annually, and could save many more, according to Drip Drop founder Eduardo Dolhun M.
These drugs are designed to be used as an adjunct to oral rehydration therapy (ORT) for the treatment of life-threatening enterotoxigenic E.
The result of years of research, Drip Drop ORS is an advanced form of ORS that builds upon The World Health Organization's oral rehydration therapy standards.
The JHPN report, "From Cholera to Burns:A Role for Oral Rehydration Therapy," involved patients with burns over 20 to 40 percent of their bodies.