Skip to comments.Pills made from poop cure serious gut infections
Posted on 10/10/2013 2:58:34 PM PDT by neverdem
Hold your nose and don't spit out your coffee: Doctors have found a way to put healthy people's poop into pills that can cure serious gut infections a less yucky way to do "fecal transplants." Canadian researchers tried this on 27 patients and cured them all after strong antibiotics failed to help.
It's a gross topic but a serious problem. Half a million Americans get Clostridium difficile, or C-diff, infections each year, and about 14,000 die. The germ causes nausea, cramping and diarrhea so bad it is often disabling. A very potent and pricey antibiotic can kill C-diff but also destroys good bacteria that live in the gut, leaving it more susceptible to future infections...
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Guess I’ll have some thinking to do if I ever get that bacteria.
Pardon me, may I borrow some grey poop-on?
today’s docs are uninformed.
you always treat anyone on antibiotics with probiotics to replenish or at least try to stabilize levels of good gut bacteria that could be wiped out by the antibiotic.
they knew this back when penicillin was first introd and they prescribed probiotics along with it. it fell out of favor because docs believed it was unimportant and now they learn 70 years later what they forgot back then.
why it fell out of favor? probiotics aren’t exotic, expensive medicine that you can rack up huge bills to charge healthcare plans for.
no profit...no mention
This is not new...it’s been done for years...using donor poop from family members of the patient...now for the taking shit from the family jokes:
Don’t bite into the capsule!!!!!
The pills restore the normal gut bacteria that helps digestion and helps you stay healthy.
One of the pioneers of the procedure was a Dr. Aas. (stop sniggering, it’s pronounced Oose.
Isn’t this the cornerstone of Obamacare?
My favorite composer is Fucik.
A great pioneer!
That’s almost as bad!
At this point most Americans should have no need to eat any more of those....I predict marginal sales.
On the other hand they must taste better than what we have been eating.......all in!
Think there will be federal intervention for promotion in public schools?......federal contracts!
Could they be required as part of the “lets move” initiative? Should be effective!
W.T.H. maybe its even IN the affordable care act already !
c3219994783890!!!!!!....After careful analysis of your scan sir it would appear that you have neglected to ingest your morning ETSHT capsule! ...You will wait here in the booth until certified health care representatives are available to assist you......your palms must remain on the floor of the booth at all times,the green light will flash when the reconstitution procedure is complete...double plus good sir If you like I will stand on your fingers....sometimes it helps......
An 0bamacare crap sandwich.
That should eliminate cleaning the cat box.
And their phone number is?.....
Next up, Preparation H toothpaste!
Tootsie Rolls with sprinkles!
I just read the company’s brand name - Mr. Hankey’s Gut Pills
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