Review article: anti-inflammatory mechanisms of action of Saccharomyces boulardii.

@article{Pothoulakis2009ReviewAA,
  title={Review article: anti-inflammatory mechanisms of action of Saccharomyces boulardii.},
  author={Charalabos Pothoulakis},
  journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics},
  year={2009},
  volume={30 8},
  pages={826-33}
}
BACKGROUND Saccharomyces boulardii, a well-studied probiotic, can be effective in inflammatory gastrointestinal diseases with diverse pathophysiology, such as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and bacterially mediated or enterotoxin-mediated diarrhoea and inflammation. AIM To discuss the mechanisms of action involved in the intestinal anti-inflammatory action of S. boulardii. METHODS Review of the literature related to the anti-inflammatory effects of this probiotic. RESULTS Several… CONTINUE READING

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