Clinical Study

Treating Bacterial Overgrowth In Parkinson's Disease

Posted Date: May 17, 2017

  • Investigator: Alberto Espay
  • Co-Investigator: Emily Shanks
  • Specialties:
  • Type of Study: Drug

Many people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) also have too much bacteria in their small intestine, a condition called Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO). SIBO can be treated using an antibiotic medication called Rifaximin. The purpose of this res


You Are Being Asked To Take Part In This Research Study Because As Part Of Your Pd Treatment With Carbidopa/Levodopa (Sinemet), You Have Experienced Motor Fluctuations. Motor Fluctuations Means That During The Day You Have Some Periods When Your Symptoms


Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth, Parkinson's Disease, Null, Null, Null

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