The World Health Organization defines diarrhea as experiencing three or more liquid or loose stools in a day or a condition of undergoing frequent (more than normal) stools depending upon the person.
Cholera toxin is the common cause of diarrhea and there is almost no structural damage occurred.
Replacement of salts and lost fluid through mouth i.e. - ‘oral rehydration therapy’ or intravenously in critical cases serves to be the highly recommended treatment for most cases of diarrhea. Medications like usage of antibiotics, bismuth compounds, codeine phosphate and anti motility agents give good results for treating diarrhea. Also specialized homeopathic treatment offers great cure for the diarrhea disorder and helps reduction in symptoms and improves the condition of patients.