Institut National de la Statistique, Ministère Délégué Auprès du Premier Ministre, Chargé de l'Economie, des Finances et du Plan [Côte d'Ivoire] and Macro International Inc., Minnesota Population Center
470) What was given to treat the diarrhea? Anything else?
RECORD ALL MENTIONED.
ORS LIQUID A
HOMEMADE LIQUID B
PILL OR SYRUP C
IV DRIP E
GASTRIC TUBE F
HOME REMEDIES/HERBAL MEDICINE G
OTHER (SPECIFY)____ H
NIU (not in universe)
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
For surviving children under age 5 who had diarrhea in the past 2 weeks, DIAGIVPILSYR (H15) indicates whether the child was given some unspecified other pills or syrup to treat this illness. The meaning of "other" depends on the specific medications included in a given survey,
For Phase 5 forward, the similar variable DIAGIVPILUNK reports whether the child was given an "unknown" type of pill or syrup to treat diarrhea.