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Clostridium Difficile

  • Treatment

    • d/c offending antibiotics
    • mild-moderate: metronidazole 500 mg PO q 6 hours x 10-14 days
    • severe or refractory: vancomycin 125-250 mg PO qid x 10-14 days
    • surgery if fulminant or toxic megacolon
    • stool transplant if really refractory

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