Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Dificid

Descriptions


Fidaxomicin is used to treat adults with Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD).

Fidaxomicin belongs to the class of medicines known as macrolide antibiotics. It works by killing bacteria or preventing their growth. However, this medicine will not work for colds, flu, or other virus infections.

This medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet