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Are probiotics a problem for a person having chemotherapy for ovarian cancer?

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Posted on Wed, 12 May 2021
Question: are probiotics a problem with a person having chemo for ovarian cancer?
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Answered by Dr. Deepak Sundriyal (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Hello. No, they are helpful

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear. Probiotics are not a problem for a patient who is on chemotherapy. Rather they are helpful
Patients who develop chemotherapy induced gastrointestinal side effects, probiotics help to restore normal physiology
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Are probiotics a problem for a person having chemotherapy for ovarian cancer?

Brief Answer: Hello. No, they are helpful Detailed Answer: Hello dear. Probiotics are not a problem for a patient who is on chemotherapy. Rather they are helpful Patients who develop chemotherapy induced gastrointestinal side effects, probiotics help to restore normal physiology Thanks and regards Feel free to ask further