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Taking Levaquin for Klebsiella pneumoniae. Should probiotics be continued?

Good morning. My mother is 88, healthy, and has had a uti for 4 weeks and has klebsiella pneumoniae . She s on her 4th round of antibiotics-currently taking Levaquin . Question-I ve had her on priobitics for uti health before and during her infection. Should I continue or discontinue the probiotics? Are they diminishing the affect of the antiobiotic? Thank you.
Asked On : Tue, 7 Aug 2012
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Thanks for the query.
The use of probiotics does not affect the action of antibiotics.
However all medications should always be taken under the supervision of a doctor.
Hope this helps
Good luck.
Answered: Sun, 1 Sep 2013
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