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  1. Fidaxomicin is used to treat diarrhea caused by Clostridium difficile (C. difficile; a type of bacteria that my cause severe or life-threatening diarrhea.) Fidaxomicin is in a class of medications called macrolide ...
  2. ... vancomycin and 15 percent of patients treated with fidaxomicin: in some patients, the recurrence is caused by ... to 12 week period. ● Other antibiotics, such as fidaxomicin or rifaximin, may be used. ● A treatment known ...
  3. ... Your doctor may prescribe one of these antibiotics: Fidaxomicin (fid-ex-oh-MY-sin). The common brand ... strain, or non-NAP1) come back after taking fidaxomicin. Always take your antibiotics as you are told ...
  4. C. difficile Infection (American College of Gastroenterology)  
    ... on metronidazole, a switch to vancomycin is recommended. Fidaxomicin is a new antibiotic that appears equivalent to ...