The Use of Young Coconut Water in Pediatric Cholera

  • Harun Nurasid Department of Child Health, Medical School, Airlangga University, Surabaya.
  • Teddy Ontoseno Department of Child Health, Medical School, Airlangga University, Surabaya.
  • Subijanto Purwodibroto Department of Child Health, Medical School, Airlangga University, Surabaya.
Keywords: cholera, coconut water

Abstract

Eighty-stx children suffering from cholera, aged 2 - 12 years, admitted to the Dr. Sutomo Hospital, Surabaya, were treated intravenously with Ringer Lactate as initial rehydration. Concomitantly young coconut water was given orally ad libitum until complete rehydration was achieved.

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Published
2017-06-16
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Nurasid H, Ontoseno T, Purwodibroto S. The Use of Young Coconut Water in Pediatric Cholera. PI [Internet]. 16Jun.2017 [cited 25Jul.2024];19(9-10):219-5. Available from: https://paediatricaindonesiana.org/index.php/paediatrica-indonesiana/article/view/1537
Received 2017-06-15
Accepted 2017-06-15
Published 2017-06-16