Healthy Living

C. Diff Is a Major Problem for IBD: Is Charcoal the Answer?

A French company may have found a solution in activated charcoal

If you are on antibiotics, there might be some new help on the way. A French company named Da Volterra has come up with a way to help prevent antibiotics from affecting the healthy bacteria living in your colon. What it is is activated charcoal, which helps to absorb these drugs before they hit the large intestines. It's called DAV132 and gets delivered to the end of the small intestines.