Antiemetics for reducing vomiting related to acute gastroenteritis in children and adolescents.

@article{Fedorowicz2011AntiemeticsFR,
  title={Antiemetics for reducing vomiting related to acute gastroenteritis in children and adolescents.},
  author={Zbigniew Fedorowicz and Vanitha A Jagannath and Ben Carter},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
  year={2011},
  volume={9},
  pages={CD005506}
}
BACKGROUND Vomiting is a common manifestation of acute gastroenteritis in children and adolescents. When untreated it can be a hindrance to oral rehydration therapy, which is the cornerstone in the management of acute gastroenteritis. Evidence is needed concerning the safety and efficacy of antiemetic use for vomiting in acute gastroenteritis in children. OBJECTIVES To assess the safety and effectiveness of antiemetics on gastroenteritis induced vomiting in children and adolescents. SEARCH… CONTINUE READING

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