Furazolidone-based therapies for Helicobacter pylori infection: a pooled-data analysis

Cesare Hassan, A Zullo, E Ierardi, V. De Francesco

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Abstract

Furazolidone-based therapies are used in developing countries to cure Helicobacter pylori infection due to its low cost. The low bacterial resistance toward furazolidone may render appealing the use of this drug even in developed countries. However, some relevant safety concerns do exist in using furazolidone.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)11-17
Number of pages7
JournalSaudi Journal of Gastroenterology
Volume18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Drug Resistance, Bacterial
  • Drug Therapy, Combination
  • Furazolidone
  • Helicobacter Infections
  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Humans

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