He should be taking a probiotic with the antibiotic. Not only will it help with antibiotic-induced diarrhea, but also with keeping the C. Diff away. I'm battling my third round of D. Diff at the moment, so I know how he feels... With my C. Diff, I'll have diarrhea for over 10 times on some days, but other days not go at all...but then again, with Crohn's disease involved, everything becomes a mystery.
18 year old female
Crohn's dx in May 2009, symptoms since October 2008
Off every med while the doctors contemplate my diagnosis.
Been on: Entocort, Pentasa, Prednisone, Humira, Imuran