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Dose Response Effect of Probiotics for the Prevention of Antibiotic-associated Diarrhea in Chinese Adults

2014-08-27 03:12:55 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine the dose response effect of probiotic capsules for the prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD).

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Caregiver, Investigator, Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea

Intervention

Probiotic, Probiotic, Placebo

Location

Changhai Hospital
Shanghai
China

Status

Recruiting

Source

Changhai Hospital

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:55-0400

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