Gastrointestinal disorders

Traveler's diarrhea

Top Medications for Traveler's diarrhea according to our users

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  • Bactrim
    (Sulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim)
    Prescription only

    Bactrim (Sulfamethoxazole / Trimethoprim) is good for treating many bacterial infections and is available as a generic. However, you can be more likely to sunburn. Also, it can cause birth defects, so talk to your doctor if you're pregnant.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid
  • Imodium
    (Loperamide)
    Over-the-counter

    One day is too many days to have diarrhea. Having Imodium (Loperamide) on hand to relieve your symptoms can be a life-saver.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Chewable tablet
    • Liquid
  • Azithromycin
    Prescription only

    Zithromax (Azithromycin) is good for treating many bacterial infections. It is also available as generic. Talk to your doctor if you've ever had liver disease, myasthenia gravis, or on medications to thin the blood, as the doctor may write an alternative.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid
    • Eye drops
  • Levaquin
    (Levofloxacin)
    Prescription only

    Levaquin (Levofloxacin) is good for treating many bacterial infections and is available as generic. However, it can cause damage to your tendons, and make your skin more sensitive to the sun.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Liquid

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