1.4. Acute diarrhoeaRehydration sachets (see section 9.2) should be considered the first-line treatment for acute diarrhoea.
1.4.1. Adsorbents and bulk-forming drugs
1.4.2. Antimotility drugs
Second line treatment of acute diarrhoea.
Rehydration sachets (see section 9.2.1) are considered the first line treatment for acute diarrhoea.
1.4.3. Carcinoid Syndrome Diarrhoea
The treatment of carcinoid syndrome diarrhoea in combination with somatostatin analogue therapy in adults is restricted to specialist use in accordance with regional protocol in patients who experience an average of four or more bowel motions per day, despite receiving somatostatin analogue therapy.
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