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Is the probiotic l. Acidophilus the same as l. Bifidus?

A: They are different strains with different effects. Here is a very good explanation. Excerpt: “How To Compare Probiotic Supplements With so many probiotics on the market today, it is becoming more and more difficult for people to decide on which one to try. Here are some suggestions to help you make an informed decision. look for a probiotic with at least 15 living strains of beneficial microbes. Products containing probiotic “metabolites” rather than living microorganisms are not the same. Many...


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What is a good brand of yogurt that has l. acidophilus?

A: Pretty much all yogurt has l. acidophilus. However there are several more additional friendly bacteria (also called pro-biotics) and you're better off eating yogurt with a wider variety of those. It'll give you a better balance of health flora. (Another term for beneficial bacteria.) The best commercial brand is StoneyField Yogurt they have...


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Vaginal Yeast Infection - Can a pregnant woman take the l. acidophilus capsule or the suppository?

A: i would advise you to buy monistat and make sure its the one with the dissolving pill., its absolutely wonderful. depending on how bad ur yeast infection is would depend on which package you would get. i would say the 3 day one. and do not take the monistat more then one package a month. if its really bad right now then get the 7 day one. but as you probably already know...a yeast infection is a huge part of the pregnancy. so this one is probab

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What is Acidophilus?

A: The term acidophilus is used to describe a number of bacteria which help in human digestion. These bacteria include l. acidophilus, l. casei, l. bulgaricus, among others. lactobacilus acidophilus is one of the bacteria found in these mixtures, but the term acidophilus usually refers to a combination of l. acidophilus with other beneficial bacteria. Acidophi

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I am Amy l and i believe i have bacterial vaginosis, what should i do?

A: GO TO THE DOCTOR AND GET A PRESCRIPTION TO ClEAR IT UP 1. check any health web. 2. check you doctor Go to the doctor. Go to the doctor and her will do a pap and give you some meds if you have it. if you get it again they may need to treat your partner too try using acidopholis (spelling) its a vitamin that helps with the bodies bacteria level. You can buy it anywhere. Dont douche or anything like that. Please see the webpage for more details on Vagina

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Acidophilus - is this good for acid reflux?

A: I don''t know if acidophilus can actually substitute Nexium or other medicines for heartburn, GERD but it can be used to help the condition. GI uses l. acidophilus is normally found in the human alimentary tract. Consequently, the oral administration of products containing l. acidophilus may be useful in the management of a variety of conditions associated with altered GI flora. Their beneficia

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What is probiotic acidophilus?

A: Acidophilus is a type of probiotic, a ''good'' bacteria found naturally in your digestive system. Natural medical practitioners often recommend the use of probiotic acidophilus for the treatment of a variety of medical conditions.Other NamesOther names for probiotic acidophilus include acidophilus Bbiffidus, acidophilus lactobacillus, l. Acidophilus and lactobaci

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Acidophilus - Is it just for diarea or constipation as well?

A: 11 Jan 2012 Acidophilus is just one strain of "good" bacteria (probiotic). The whole name would be lactobacillus acidophilus. When you look at a probiotic label, you would like to have many different strains of bacteria to help rebalance your gut. When you look at the label, the ones that start with "lactobaci

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Acidophilus & Probiotic Complex?

A: I think you are the lucky one. "Acidophilus probiotic products contains one or more of the following bacteria that aid in digestion: lactobacillus acidophilus (A) lactobacillus casei (C) lactobacillus bulgaricus (l) Bifidobacterium species (B) Streptococcus thermophilus " These bacteria are found naturally in...
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What do you think of Dr. Ohhira's probiotics? can one takes vitamin supplements too?

A: I think all probiotic products are the same: they contain the same bacteria as each other and to me the only significant difference is the price, but to be honest Im not convinced they offer much to most people. If youve been on a course of antibiotics or had some sort of stomach virus then I would suggest using them to give your gut fauna a swift boost, but I think in the majority theyre all a big marketing swizz: From what Ive read from independent medical journals, probiotic suppliments have never been proven to actua

 
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