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Can I take probiotics with linzess

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raj Borade
18 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes : Hi, yes u can. There is no real interaction that we know of. Having said that a few normal pts who have tried probiotics describe diarrhea probably as ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
Yes: Linzess is used to treat the constipation associated with ibs. Most common reported adverse reaction with Linzess is diarrhea. There is no specific co ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Constipation: Start with 6-8 cups of water a day, increase fiber - dried beans, sweet potatoes, blackberries, apples. Adding probiotics is never a bad thing - ordi ... Read More
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Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience 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 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Minghsun Liu
18 years experience Infectious Disease
Not probiotics: Doubt probiotics is causing the GERD exacerbation. Check with the doctor who prescribed you the Linzess. I am not aware that it should cause GERD wors ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Seema Patel
26 years experience Holistic Medicine
Most people: I am an advocate of probiotics. The gut lining has a difficult time maintaining the balance of healthy bacteria with stress, disease, poor sleep, poo ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Krishna Kumar
54 years experience Psychiatry
Probiotics Use: I commend you for your desire to have good Health. Probiotics are live bacteria and yeasts that are good for digestive system. Probiotics can be helpf ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Probiotics: While mostly harmless, you should follow the directions of the manufacturer of the brand you are taking to decide on the maximum you should take in a ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Charlap
36 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Probiotics have little to no value in a healthy gut, but if you are on antibiotics, suffering from irritable bowel syndrome or diarrhea, then the prob ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience 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 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No: Quite healthy.
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