This is a notifiable disease.
Diarrhoea due to Vibrio cholerae, often in outbreaks.
Rehydration is the cornerstone of management. This should be done with
oral rehydration solution (ORS) unless the patient is vomiting or profoundly
Ciprofloxacin, oral, 1 g immediately as a single dose
o Adjust according to the sensitivity of the isolate responsible for the
Reference and further reading
Standard Treatment Guidelines and Essential Medicines List for South Africa 2012 Edition