What is Mutaflor?

Mutaflor is a probiotic consisting of a viable non-pathogenic bacteria strain named Escherichia coli Nissle 1917. "The Escherichia coli strain Nissle 1917-designated DSM 6601 in the German Collection for Microorganisms in Braunschweig is one of the best-examined and therapeutically relevant bacterial strains worldwide" as claimed by the manufacturer

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taking druges for last time in hosp,now taking cephalexin for foot toe sore and red,4 days no stool passing and slight pain in stomic and waist toe...

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Most likely Cephalexin sideeffect, take probiotics for intestinal flora

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I have recently had an Ulcerative Colitis flare - I've increased my daily intake of Pentasa from 2 x 1g to 4 x 1g - how many days should it take to...

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Steroids are necessary to be added....

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I have gone through your medical history carefully and feel sorry for the...

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I came to know that i have urine infection and my report says 2-3 pus cells, occasional epithelial cells and gram negative bacilli were seen and...

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E.coli is gram-negative bacteria, a common pathogen causing urinary tract infection.

* The colony count of 1 lac unit is significant...

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