Clostridium difficile Infection

Clostridium difficile Infection


  • Discontinuing all antimicrobials whenever possible is paramount to adequately treating C. difficile infection
    • Please consider an Infectious Disease consultation for help with this decision
  • When feasible, proton pump inhibitors should be discontinued or converted to another class of acid suppressive therapy
  • Educate the patient on causes and prevention of C. difficile infection