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what are the benefits of acidophilus with pectin

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
To fix bloating?: Over what period of time have you noted the swelling--minutes or months, and what are your underlying medical problems (alcohol, liver &/or gut di ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Ott
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: The probiotic acidophilus should not affect the absorption or effectiveness of Plan B. Hope this helps!
A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Of course, but...: ...What are you trying to treat? If you are experiencing a flare of inflammatory bowel disease, please don't self medicate but call your doctor for op ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: These microorganisms are harmless.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience 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 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sylvie Stacy
9 years experience 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 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
19 years experience Pediatrics
.: You get calcium, caloroes, protein from the diary product and also has probiotic bacteria which will be beneficial for you digestive system.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Bananas: Banana is a good source of potassium. A medium sized banana has 3.1 grams of dietary fiber,0.4 grams of fat and no cholesterol.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jayshree Chander
30 years experience Holistic Medicine
Magnesium: Helps Increase Energy. Calms Nerves & Anxiety. Helps With Digestion by Relieving Constipation. Relieves Muscle Aches and Spasms. Regulates Levels ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
No need: If you are otherwise healthy, there is no need to do an analysis of your intestinal flora. A healthy diet is usually enough, some people also like to ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Yusuf Erskine
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Promote healthy gut: Probiotics help restore normal diverse intestinal flora.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Energy: Sugar is one of the main sources of energy our bodies are designed to use. Too much sugar, of course, can lead to things like obesity and diabetes.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Glucose powder: NONE! Glucose can be found in many good foods and that is more enjoyable than powder. That said, don't take too much glucose containing foods.
A 63-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Cinnamon: Some research has found that a particular type of cinnamon, cassia cinnamon, may lower blood sugar in people with diabetes. Other studies have not fou ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
None in particular: Low doses of alcohol (of whatever kind) - one to two standard drinks per day in men, one in women or those over 60) may increase our "good" cholestero ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Solomon Katta
Specializes in Family Medicine
Similar to kefir: naturally occurring probiotics for people on antibiotics or for general healthy drink. There is some data that those with lactose intolerance may have ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Please specify: Which antibiotic or class or antibiotics are you referring to?
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/fish_oil.
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Isobe
53 years experience Phlebology
MgCl2: More than likely you are inquiring about magnesium chloride, also known as epsom salt, used for cellular detoxification, and tissue purification. Mag ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Tastes yummy.: Nice flavor and consistency too. There is no food intrinsically better than another. Yogurt is just another part of a healthy and balanced diet.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Food: They are just food and provide calories for energy.
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience General Practice
Source of VITAMIN A: Chili powder is a healthy seasoning and contains a fair amount of vitamin a. Your body needs vitamin a for the maintenance of your eyesight as you age ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Benefits of K: There are no benefits unless diet K or blood K are low. K is needed for brain, nerves, heart, muscle, Go to wikipedia for more details.

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