[Ileus after the use of loperamide in a child with acute diarrhea].

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A 2-year-old girl was diagnosed as having acute gastroenteritis with severe diarrhoea, for which she was prescribed a loperamide solution. Following this she developed paralytic ileus. She was then treated conservatively and was administered fluid and electrolytes parenterally. She started to recover after 48 hours. In young children with acute diarrhoea… (More)

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@article{Dudink2003IleusAT, title={[Ileus after the use of loperamide in a child with acute diarrhea].}, author={Jeroen Dudink and Luisa M. Mearin and R{\"a}m N Sukhai}, journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde}, year={2003}, volume={147 14}, pages={670-2} }