Decreasing Eggerthella genus

” the gut bacterium Eggerthella lenta modifies the cardiac drug digoxin, and renders it inactive …implicated a role for arginine in regulating the growth of the organism”[2013]

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PubMed Data

There are 120+ studies on PubMed.

  • Disease:
  • Diet:
    • Low Vitamin D… Eggerthella was enriched.[2015]
    • “the daily consumption of red wine polyphenol…significantly increased the number of … Eggerthella lenta, ” [2012]
    • The tea tree oil was the most active to Eggerthella” [2016]
  • Probiotics:
  •  Antibiotics:
    • “all were susceptible to amoxicillin-clavulanate, cefoxitin, metronidazole, piperacillin-tazobactam, ertapenem, and meropenem, 91% were susceptible to clindamycin, 74% were susceptible to moxifloxacin, and 39% were susceptible to penicillin.” [2015]

Bottom Line

Avoid

  • Grape seed extract, wine, Resveratrol
  • Arginine supplements

Take

  • Vitamin D
  • Tea Tree Oil