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Are Probiotics A Problem With A Person Having Chemotherapy For Ovarian Cancer?

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Posted on Tue, 21 Dec 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:
No, they are helpful

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

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
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Are Probiotics A Problem With A Person Having Chemotherapy For Ovarian Cancer?

Brief Answer: No, they are helpful Detailed Answer: Hello, 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