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Traveller's Diarrhoea Prescription Treatment

Be prepared for your travels with a course of azithromycin or ciprofloxacin

If you’re going abroad and want to be prepared in case you get traveller's diarrhoea, you can order an effective antibiotic treatment online to take with you.

Complete a short questionnaire about your health and our online doctor will approve an appropriate treatment.

Which antibiotic you need depends on where you are travelling.

Use our online assessment to order treatment. A Superdrug Online Doctor will approve appropriate treatment.
Medication Pack Size Price
Azithromycin3 day course£30.00
Ciprofloxacin3 day course£15.00

Dispensing and standard delivery included. Next Day Delivery: £3.99

How our service works

  • Complete a short questionnaire about your health. 
  • Order and pay for your treatment. 
  • A Superdrug Online Doctor will approve a suitable treatment.
  • Orders received before 4pm will be sent out the same day. Orders received after 4pm will be sent out the next working day.
  • Your treatment will be posted to you via your choice of first class or next day delivery.
  • Someone will need to sign for the delivery, else it will be held at your local post office.

Side effects from the antibiotic are uncommon, but can include:

  • an upset stomach
  • feeling sick
  • diarrhoea
With ciprofloxacin: sensitivity to the sun, and the rare side effect of tendon rupture. Please see the product information leaflet, or ask the doctor, for more information. 

If you do catch traveller's diarrhoea, it's important that you stay hydrated so drink plenty of water.

Electrolytes may help to replace salts that your body loses during a bout of diarrhoea.

About Traveller's Diarrhoea

Use our online assessment to order treatment. A Superdrug Online Doctor will approve appropriate treatment.