Gut flora

What is Gut flora?

Certain micro organisms present in the intestines of animals called Gut flora. These micro organisms get energy from the undigested food especially carbohydrates present in the intestine. Gut flora perform a useful functions such as preventing growth of harmful bacteria, producing the vitamins for the host.

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last time when I consulted you, the symptoms were diary product allergy, moderately loose stools and gas trouble. I Have recovered from diary...

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Most likely irritable bowel.

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I have had diarrhea for over a month now. It started when i had an abscess on my hemorrhoid and I went to a doctor and was given antibiotics. Now i...

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Antibiotic associated gut flora depletion.

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I was just diagnosed with low or intermediate risk prostate cancer. I can't remember when sometime after my biopsy or diagnosis I started to get...

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