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Dehydration (Water Stress) Summary

Description: The condition that results from excessive loss of water from a living organism.

Also Known As: Water Stress; Stress, Water

Networked: 11712 relevant articles (299 outcomes, 803 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Dehydration

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. ORALIT (ORS) : 31 outcomes 22 studies in 157 results : IBA
  2. Glucose (Dextrose) : 16 outcomes 26 studies in 277 results : FDA 175 Generic
  3. Sodium : 15 outcomes 21 studies in 422 results : IBA
  4. Sucrose (Saccharose) : 11 outcomes 10 studies in 185 results : IBA
  5. Trehalose : 9 outcomes 9 studies in 121 results : IBA
  6. Glycerol (Glycerine) : 7 outcomes 15 studies in 179 results : FDA 6 Generic
  7. Acetone : 7 outcomes 2 studies in 90 results : IBA
  8. Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol) : 6 outcomes 19 studies in 277 results : IBA
  9. Salts : 6 outcomes 6 studies in 62 results : IBA
  10. Citric Acid (Citrate) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 34 results : FDA 10 Generic
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Diseases Related to Dehydration

  1. Diarrhea
  2. Gastroenteritis
  3. Vomiting
  4. Cholera
  5. Acidosis
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Key Therapies for Dehydration

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  1. Fluid Therapy (Oral Rehydration Therapy) : 65 outcomes 119 studies in 1242 results
  2. Oral Administration : 6 outcomes in 16 results
  3. Resuscitation : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 23 results
  4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 34 results
  5. Peritoneal Dialysis : 2 outcomes in 14 results
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