How do rifaximin & lactulose compare for hepatic encephalopathy

Systematic review

Lawrence KR, Klee JA.  Rifaximin for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy.  Pharmacotherapy.  2008;28:1019-32.

Objective: Assess studies comparing safety and efficacy of rifaximin to that of other antibiotics and lactulose in treating hepatic encephalopathy.

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