Effects of Saccharomyces boulardii in children with acute diarrhoea.

@article{Kurugl2005EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of Saccharomyces boulardii in children with acute diarrhoea.},
  author={Zafer Kurug{\"o}l and Guldane Koturoğlu},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2005},
  volume={94 1},
  pages={
          44-7
        }
}
AIM Certain probiotic agents, e.g. Lactobacillus GG, have shown efficacy in clinical trials for the treatment of acute childhood diarrhoea, but few studies have examined the effect of Saccharomyces boulardii. We evaluated the effect of S. boulardii in children with acute diarrhoea. METHODS Two hundred children were randomized to receive S. boulardii in a granulated form in a daily dose of 250 mg (S. boulardii group) or placebo (placebo group) for 5 d. Clinical and demographic characteristics… CONTINUE READING
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