Effectiveness and safety of Saccharomyces boulardii for acute infectious diarrhea

DİNLEYİCİ E. Ç., EREN M., Ozen M., Yargic Z. A., Vandenplas Y.

EXPERT OPINION ON BIOLOGICAL THERAPY, vol.12, no.4, pp.395-410, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction: Acute diarrhea continues to be a leading cause of morbidity, hospitalization and mortality worldwide and probiotics have been proposed as a complementary therapy in the treatment of acute diarrhea. Regarding the treatment of acute diarrhea, a few probiotics including Saccharomyces boulardii seem to be promising therapeutic agents.