Treatment for Gastroenteritis
Same-Day Treatment for Gastroenteritis in Houston, TX
Few illnesses are more miserable than gastroenteritis. Also known as the stomach bug, gastroenteritis occurs when bacteria, toxins, parasites, or viruses cause inflammation in the intestines. Thankfully, residents of Houston, Texas, can turn to Lifeline Urgent Care for same-day gastroenteritis treatment. Our urgent care center is open every day during extended hours and doesn’t require appointments, so you don’t have to wait hours or days to receive the care you need. And unlike costly emergency rooms, we offer walk-in care at sensible prices and without an hours-long wait.
When is Treatment Necessary for Gastroenteritis?
Most people can fight off gastroenteritis at home over the course of a few days with plenty of rest and fluids. However, it’s important to promptly seek professional treatment for gastroenteritis if:
Your symptoms fail to improve after a day or two
You have severe stomach pain, a high fever, or bloody diarrhea
You’re experiencing symptoms of dehydration, which may include dizziness, low urine output, dark urine, or dry mouth
Get Back to Feeling Like Yourself
Don’t cope with lingering stomach bug symptoms alone when Lifeline Urgent Care in Houston can help provide relief. Visit our urgent care center on Briar Forest Drive near Eldridge Parkway today for gastroenteritis treatment on a walk-in basis, or reserve an appointment ahead of time online. Our friendly professionals are here to answer any questions you may have regarding our physicians, treatment options, or accepted forms of payment. In the event of a life-threatening emergency, call 911 immediately.