Category: C. difficile

C. difficile
Perfect probiotics for <i>C. difficile:</i> what's your gut telling you?

Perfect probiotics for C. difficile: what's your gut telling you?

Kelly R. Reveles, Pharm.D., Ph.D., BCPS

Probiotics may help prevent C. difficile infections, but limitations exist and newer microbiome-targeted therapies offer advantages

C. difficile
Antibiotic Prophylaxis for <i>Clostridioides difficile</i> infection: Helpful or Harmful?

Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Clostridioides difficile infection: Helpful or Harmful?

Anne J. Gonzales-Luna, Pharm.D., BCIDP

Prophylaxis is used to prevent a variety of infections but using antibiotics to prevent C. difficile infection may have the opposite effect.