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Florastor probiotic dosage

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Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

Primary care doctor prescribed Florastor , a Probiotic . My stool is brownish, smaller than usual, with a small liquid mix . Could this be a side effect of the Probiotic ? XXXXXXX Healey email:... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Senduran Narayanasamy MD

I had cdiff in 2010 and a severe case cant gain weight anymore.. I use to take culturelle probiotic but read that florstor works better. I took one dose of florstor and got excessive gas that smelled putrid ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Senduran Narayanasamy ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

I had been taking an antibiotic microbid for 7 days and have developed severe case of diarreha. The Pharmacist has recommended a pro-biotic Florastor . I have taken one XXXXXXX of FlorastorMax and am... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Hi! I am a female 70 years old and have been prescribed Floristore 2.5B CFU capsules to sort out some stomach problems. However on the packaging I see each capsule is 1000 kcal! I already have a weight problem and though... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

To forestall a possible siege of C-Diff resulting from a one-week regime of a strong anti-biotic for a possible cause of my irritable bowel symptoms (cramps, bloating , gassiness but NOT diarrhea or constipation ) I was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

and medication for her heart. She has started taking a probiotic that is called florastor. I was concerned that there could be a drug interaction. The ingredients of florastor are saccharomeyes... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Kori Geetish MD

my husband is on TEVA-amoxicillin 500mg. he s taking 1000mg 3 times a day and also taking florastor with it every dosage. Can this effect the ability to have an erection and to almost feel numb in the lower ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kori Geetish ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Munish Sood MD

my 9 year old daughter has taken florastor for the last three years daily. I don t think that it helps with her gas and crampy stomach that she complains about quite a bit but I know during flu season ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Munish Sood ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar MD

does brushes his teeth after his meal. He is 41 years now.Have heard of Probiotics for the cure of bad breath, can you suggest me probiotics capsules available in Chennai, also the dosage he should... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar ( Dentist)
Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

Hi my name is Brittany my daughter is 7 months she is a premiee she has diarrhea and she not eating a lot and a fever her dr changed her formula and also put her on florastor kids and pedia lite she ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Basheer Ahamed ( Diabetologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Abhishek Kapoor MD

hi thanks for using healthcare magic there are lot of probiotics in market, but use depend upon the problem. If u have IBS, then u can use Align and to boost ur immune system, u can use Florastor. To prevent...

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

Thanks for contacting HCM. There are several probiotic products on the market. I recommend fro my patients to use any that has lactobacillus. this helps maintain bacterial counts in the GI tract while taking...

Dr. Praveen MD

Hi dear.Thanks for your query. I would recommend one capsule after food twice daily for one week to 10days.Hope this answers your query.Reply with thanks if my answer helps.