Don't Yet Rely on Bezlotoxumab to Lower Risk of Recurrent C. diff Diarrhea

You'll hear about bezlotoxumab (Zinplava, zin-PLAH-vah), the first drug approved to prevent DIARRHEA recurrence due to Clostridium difficile.

Around one in 4 patients will have a recurrence of C. diff diarrhea after the first episode...and 2 in 3 after the second episode.

Bezlotoxumab is a monoclonal antibody that binds to C. diff's toxin B...to keep its diarrhea-causing effects from returning.

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