Invasion of the C.Diff - In about 3% of healthy adults and 70% of healthy infants c.diff is a naturally occurring bacteria in the intestines. Its growth is kept in check by other bacteria. When patients take an antibiotic, the bacteria balance is upset and many of the residing bacteria die. If a patient ingests c.diff spores while they lack the necessary competing bacteria the c.diif bacteria will experience explosive growth. The patient will experience flu-like symptoms and diarrhea
C. Diff Infection Risk Rises with Antihistamine Use to Treat Stomach Acid Patients receiving antihistamines to suppress stomach acid are at greater risk of infection from Clostridium difficile, a common cause of diarrhea, particularly in healthcare settings. http://www.news-line.com/blog/2013/03/27/c-diff-infection-risk-rises-with-antihistamine-use-to-treat-stomach-acid/
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Clostridium difficile (pronunciation below) (from the Greek kloster (κλωστήρ), spindle, and Latin difficile, difficult), also known as "CDF/cdf", or "C. diff", is a species of Gram-positive bacteria of the genus Clostridium that causes severe diarrhea and other intestinal disease when competing bacteria in the gut flora have been wiped out by antibiotics
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