Dificid

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Fidaxomicin (trade name Dificid, and previously OPT-80 and PAR-101) is the first in a new class of narrow spectrum Macrocycle an...
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I have to say thar after 3 CDIFF a young doctor prescribed dificid for 10 days,3 days in the hospital and 7 days at home, 2 weeks later after 2 cultures I have been cdiff negative.I have nothing but praises for this product.I know that it will take a while for my gut to feel like it used to BUT I am so glad to be free of that terrible disease.

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ificid treatment. I have very little diarrhea now but a...
" cdiffdiscuss.org I'm midway of 10-day Dificid treatment. I have very little diarrhea now but also no... "

ve taken Dificid for it. The drug works very well when I...
" ...had C-Diff and have taken Dificid for it. The drug works very well when I ...stop taking it. Does anyone know if I can take Dificid all the time to... "

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fection with dificid might theoreticaly cause it...
" Poor advice from Mayo The only disease that dificid is approved for is treating active c.diff. Trying to eradicate an asymptomatic infection with dificid might theoreticaly cause it to become active... "

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I had gas and nausea from the Dificid. I had it the whole...
" Yes, I had gas and nausea from the Dificid. I had it the whole time and only did the 10 day treatment. Some of my feeling so bad was probably IBS also. Most people report ...have no side... "

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cdiffdiscuss.org
days ago. I have been in between constipation and diarrhea (...
" Hi, My dificid treatment ended 5 days ago. I have been in between constipation and diarrhea (not bad though 2 times / day and not really watery) since then. I'm feeling ok beside that. Today I... "

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cdiffdiscuss.org
all the viruses going around. I have a wicked bronchitis...
" ...try to recuperate (6 weeks post-Dificid), what with all the viruses going around. I have a wicked bronchitis right now and trying ...know it's hard though. I did everything I could think of to prevent... "

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while to get my strength back and get rid of the fatigue....
" ...taper before taking the Dificid. It wasn't an instant cure. I began to feel better while taking it, but I really worked on getting my health back after finishing it. It took a while to get my... "

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cdiffdiscuss.org
started feeling worse, feeling of very light fever,...
" Hi, So I was doing great with Dificid but somehow starting yesterday (7th day of treatment) I started feeling worse, feeling of very light fever, going to the restroom more frequently (3 times... "

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cdiffdiscuss.org
Dificid cures you like it did me but it might cause some IBs...
" ...had a hard time taking Dificid, gas, D etc. but it ...better after 2 yrs. off Dificid. Some people sail through, others ...system. I hope the Dificid cures you like it did me but it might cause some IBs... "

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Ginette Le Bouffo Becker
I have to say thar after 3 CDIFF a young doctor prescribed dificid for 10 days,3 days in the hospital and 7 days at home, 2 weeks later after 2 cultures I have been cdiff negative.I have nothing but praises for this product.I know that it will take a while for my gut to feel like it used to BUT I am so glad to be free of that terrible disease.

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cdiffdiscuss.org
ificid treatment. I have very little diarrhea now but a...
" cdiffdiscuss.org I'm midway of 10-day Dificid treatment. I have very little diarrhea now but also no... "

ve taken Dificid for it. The drug works very well when I...
" ...had C-Diff and have taken Dificid for it. The drug works very well when I ...stop taking it. Does anyone know if I can take Dificid all the time to... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
fection with dificid might theoreticaly cause it...
" Poor advice from Mayo The only disease that dificid is approved for is treating active c.diff. Trying to eradicate an asymptomatic infection with dificid might theoreticaly cause it to become active... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
I had gas and nausea from the Dificid. I had it the whole...
" Yes, I had gas and nausea from the Dificid. I had it the whole time and only did the 10 day treatment. Some of my feeling so bad was probably IBS also. Most people report ...have no side... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
days ago. I have been in between constipation and diarrhea (...
" Hi, My dificid treatment ended 5 days ago. I have been in between constipation and diarrhea (not bad though 2 times / day and not really watery) since then. I'm feeling ok beside that. Today I... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
all the viruses going around. I have a wicked bronchitis...
" ...try to recuperate (6 weeks post-Dificid), what with all the viruses going around. I have a wicked bronchitis right now and trying ...know it's hard though. I did everything I could think of to prevent... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
while to get my strength back and get rid of the fatigue....
" ...taper before taking the Dificid. It wasn't an instant cure. I began to feel better while taking it, but I really worked on getting my health back after finishing it. It took a while to get my... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
started feeling worse, feeling of very light fever,...
" Hi, So I was doing great with Dificid but somehow starting yesterday (7th day of treatment) I started feeling worse, feeling of very light fever, going to the restroom more frequently (3 times... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
Dificid cures you like it did me but it might cause some IBs...
" ...had a hard time taking Dificid, gas, D etc. but it ...better after 2 yrs. off Dificid. Some people sail through, others ...system. I hope the Dificid cures you like it did me but it might cause some IBs... "

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