Oral lyophilized fecal microbiota transplantation following antibiotic use induced and maintained remission in patients with active ulcerative colitis, according to research published in Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

“FMT delivered via colonoscopic infusion and enemas induces clinical remission in 24% to 47% of patients with active ulcerative colitis. However, this route of administration is invasive, poorly tolerated and logistically difficult due to storage and transport requirements,” Craig Haifer, MBBS, FRACP, of the University of Sydney’s Concord Clinical

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