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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Himes
40 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Probiotics: I would suggest that you go to a functional medicine physician who can prescribe pharmaceutical grade probiotics for your individual needs.

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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Probiotics: "pro"-biotics put good organisms into your gut (unlike "anti"-biotics which kill bacteria) & include: lactobacillus, acidophilus, bifidobacter, sachro ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Replace bacteria: believed to be healthy; in many areas of our body, skin, intestinal tract, perineal area, etc. While human cells contain about 30,000 genes, adult hum ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Pro mean with: and bio means life. Probiotics help the GI system digest food. Anti means against. So, if one takes excessive antibiotics (which are sometimes neede ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience in Family Medicine
Intestinal health: Probiotics help maintain the normal bacterial balance of your intestines. This approach is going to be the next "big" thing in medicine (in my opinio ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Many ways: There is extensive research going on probiotics at the moment. They help in regaining the normal gut bacteria and ameliorate gastrointestinal symptoms ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sylvie Stacy
9 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Possibly several: Probiotics are "good bacteria" and, while research has not been extensive, there is some evidence that taking probiotics helps to fight infections in ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
11 years experience in Internal Medicine
No it is not: Beano is not a Probiotic. Beano is an enzyme. A probiotic is either a bacteria or yeast. An enzyme is a protein, a protein is like a machine in ce ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Many benefits: Probiotics are most commonly used in association with antibiotics to prevent diarrhea & yeast infections (florastor is esp. Good for this) but acidop ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
No: Look to your diet in general

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