Efficacy and safety of Saccharomyces boulardii in prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea due to Helicobacterpylori eradication.

Duman D., Bor S. , Ozutemiz O. , Sahin T., Oguz D., Isitan F., ...More

European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology, vol.17, no.12, pp.1357-61, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/00042737-200512000-00015
  • Title of Journal : European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology
  • Page Numbers: pp.1357-61
  • Keywords: antibiotic-associated diarrhoea, Helicobacter pylori eradication, Saccharomyces boulardii, CLOSTRIDIUM-DIFFICILE, CLARITHROMYCIN, AMOXICILLIN, INFECTION, THERAPY


Background and aim Antibiotic-associated diarrhoea may develop during or following Helicobacter pylori eradication. We aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Saccharomyces boulardii in preventing antibiotic-associated diarrhoea in patients receiving antibiotics for H. pylori eradication.