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Stool test result came back positive again for h pylori. Why first treatment with antibiotics didn't work? What are the chances of working now

Resistant strains. There are some strains of h.pylori which have become resistant to the previous antibiotic regimens. The recommendation now is for a 4-drug regimen (3 antibiotics plus an acid blocker called a PPI). You should return to your doctor and try a different course of treatment. Be sure to take all the pills prescribed. Read more...