Beneficial effect of a diet containing heat-killed Lactobacillus paracasei K71 on adult type atopic dermatitis.

@article{Moroi2011BeneficialEO,
  title={Beneficial effect of a diet containing heat-killed Lactobacillus paracasei K71 on adult type atopic dermatitis.},
  author={Miki Moroi and Sahori Uchi and Kenjiro Nakamura and Saori Sato and Nobuyuki Shimizu and Mikio Fujii and Takehisa Kumagai and Mitsuo Saito and Kimiko Uchiyama and Toshiyuki Watanabe and Hideyo Yamaguchi and Tetsuro Yamamoto and Satoshi Takeuchi and Masutaka Furue},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  year={2011},
  volume={38 2},
  pages={131-9}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical effect of a supplementary diet containing heat-killed lactic acid bacterium Lactobacillus paracasei K71 (LAB diet) on adult patients with atopic dermatitis (AD). A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study was conducted in 34 adult type AD subjects who were treated with conventional topical corticosteroid and tacrolimus. LAB diet or placebo was added over 12 weeks. The primary end-point was the clinical severity of AD which was… CONTINUE READING

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