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home:symptoms:gastrointestinal:diarrhea [10.17.2018]
sallieq [Patient experiences]
home:symptoms:gastrointestinal:diarrhea [03.13.2019] (current)
sallieq [Managing symptoms of diarrhea]
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 Physicians should be aware that when diarrhea is caused by //​Clostridium difficile//,​ Lomotil or Imodium are not used for managing diarrhea. //C. difficile// is an infection usually acquired in a hospital setting following standard dosing of broad-spectrum,​ macrolide antibiotics. The MP antibiotics are not known to cause //C. difficile//​. Physicians should be aware that when diarrhea is caused by //​Clostridium difficile//,​ Lomotil or Imodium are not used for managing diarrhea. //C. difficile// is an infection usually acquired in a hospital setting following standard dosing of broad-spectrum,​ macrolide antibiotics. The MP antibiotics are not known to cause //C. difficile//​.
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 +Findings suggest that neither olmesartan nor other ARBs were associated with diarrhea among patients undergoing endoscopy. The spruelike enteropathy recently associated with olmesartan is likely a rare adverse effect and milder presentations are unlikely. ​ (({{pubmed>​long:​25023670}}))
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 +In a methotrexate-induced model of intestinal mucositis, olmesartan reduced inflammation and induced enteropathy characterized by severe diarrhea, weight loss, and reduced sucrose activity. ​  ​(({{pubmed>​long:​25947920}}))
  
 ==== Probiotics ==== ==== Probiotics ====
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