Giardia Lamblia and Uncooked Meat

Orlando Food Poisoning Attorneys Can Investigate Your Illness

Photo of Giardia lambliaGiardia lamblia is a small intestine infection brought on by water borne parasites that thrive in contaminated, undercooked or uncooked food. While it primarily affects humans, Giardia lamblia can also infect cats, dogs and birds. Giardia lamblia infections are often misdiagnosed in humans. Symptoms of this disease can include diarrhea, abdominal pain and cramping. Giardia lamblia can also cause bloating, nausea and fatigue.

Using metronidazole for 5-10 days is the most common treatment for Giardia lamblia. This usually helps eradicate the disease in 85 percent of food poisoning patients. If you were recently infected with Giardia lamblia, it is important to speak with a qualified Orlando food poisoning lawyer who has experience with these types of cases. We can investigate your claim, determine who is responsible for your illness and file suit against the negligent parties. You may receive compensation for suffering, lost wages and long-term health complications.