461. What was given to treat the diarrhea? Anything else?
RECORD ALL TREATMENTS MENTIONED.
FLUID FROM ORS PACKET A
HOMEMADE SUGAR/SALT SOLN B
ANTIBIOTIC PILL OR SYRUP C
OTHER PILL OR SYRUP D
HOME REMEDIES/HERBAL MEDICINES G
OTHER (SPECIFY) ____ X
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, DIAGIVIV (H15C) indicates, in response to an open-ended question, whether the child was given an IV (intravenous fluids) to treat this illness. The IV could have been used to deliver drugs and/or fluids to prevent dehydration and supply calories.