Effectiveness and safety of Saccharomyces boulardii for acute infectious diarrhea

@article{Dinleyici2012EffectivenessAS,
  title={Effectiveness and safety of Saccharomyces boulardii for acute infectious diarrhea},
  author={Ener Cagri Dinleyici and Makbule Eren and Metehan Ozen and Zeynel Abidin Yargic and Yvan Vandenplas},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy},
  year={2012},
  volume={12},
  pages={395 - 410}
}
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. Areas covered: We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis regarding the use of S. boulardii in the treatment of acute infectious diarrhea with… 

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