Rifaximin is the number one recommended medication for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. It costs about $2,000 for a 10 day course, and like any treatment, is not guaranteed to work.
Is there a metric available that helps you understand the odds of the medication working for you?
Yes, there is. The metric is Number Needed to Treat (NNT).
What is the NNT for Rifaximin?
John Bartemus, DC
Functional Medicine Charlotte
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