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how many hours can you take supplements and probiotics from antibiotics

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Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
No: But it could be helpful. Probiotics have been shown to decrease the risk of antibiotic associated diarrhea and may help prevent c. Difficile colitis.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
While not routinely: recommended, taking probiotics with antibiotics is probably not harmful. It is more difficult to say that, in some way, it is greatly beneficial. Fo ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
16 years experience Family Medicine
Probiotic: Megafood Megaflora Plus is a good probiotic. Take 2 caps daily for a month if you have taken antibiotics recently.
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Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Good to take!: Better to take capsules with high count bacteria (10 billion of more), and ones with more strains of good bacteria (B10- or more). More convenient and ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
18 years experience Infectious Disease
You can try....: Apart from certain probiotics such as saccharomyces boulardii, in clinical testing. Most probiotics are inconsistent in their effectiveness in restor ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
Probiotics: are best taken 30 minutes prior to a meal or with a meal that has some fat content. Peace and good health. I see muscle twitching in your history. ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lisa Robbins
30 years experience Holistic Medicine
Not optimal: It is better to take Probiotics between meals and take vitamins and minerals after meals.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Probiotics: I don't think probiotics will help fight antibiotic resistance.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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The probiotic dose: and duration of treatment isn't known for sure. However, if you use a probiotic, you should start it at the same time as you start the antibiotic. P ... Read More

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