Probiotics, beneficial yeasts or bacteria, address the imbalance of organisms in the intestinal tract that result from diarrhea. Under normal conditions, the intestines host millions of beneficial bacteria, and the use o... More »

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Probiotics prevent diarrhea by keeping the intestines healthy and replacing microbes in the stomach that are stripped by the presence of diarrhea, according to WebMD. Probiotics are essentially healthy yeasts or bacteria... More »

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Probiotics serve as diarrhea treatment by restoring the balance of microbes in the gut, states WebMD. Probiotics are used to treat diarrhea in children, diarrhea from antibiotics, travelers' diarrhea and inflammatory bow... More »

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There is no particular treatment of infection with E. coli bacteria other than management of its complications, which include diarrhea and dehydration. The infection is treated with rest and plenty of fluids, claims WebM... More »

Effective home remedies for diarrhea include drinking plenty of clear liquids to avoid dehydration, taking over-the-counter anti-diarrheal medications and using probiotics, according to Mayo Clinic. Patients also should ... More »

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There is no known cure for irritable bowel syndrome, but the symptoms can be managed with therapy, dietary changes, probiotics and medications, according to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Dis... More »

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E.coli, or Escherichia coli, infections are caused by consuming food or drinking water that is contaminated with the E.coli bacteria or via contact with contaminated people or animals, and its symptoms usually include se... More »