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Can acidophilus cause yeast infections?

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Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yeast: Lactobacillus acidophilus is a bacteria that is a normal resident of the vagina in some women. It is not a yeast and does not cause yeast infection.
Answered on Apr 3, 2016

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