Drug Index

Saccharomyces Boulardii

Mechanism :

Restores normal bowel flora that inhibit growth of harmful bacteria; stimulates local immunity; promotes water reabsorption in colon.

Indication :

  • Restoration of intestinal flora
  • Post-antibiotic diarrhea
  • Prevention of post-antibiotic vulvovaginal candidiasis

Contraindications :

Immunocompromised patients, GI wall perforation.

Dosing :

1 capsule/packet PO BID.

Adverse Effect :

Saccharomyces boulardii fungemia in immunocompromised.

Interaction :

No known interactions found.

Hepatic Dose :

No dose adjustment recommended.
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