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A 31-year-old member asked:

Is it bad to take probiotic supplements?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 49 years experience
No!: The qualities of a good probiotic are the number of good bacteria per capsule and the number of species of good bacteria! 10 billion with ten strains is what to try for!

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A 67-year-old male asked:

Do I need to take a probiotic supplement?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Probiotics: If you do not have any GI or mood symptoms you do not need a probiotic. More and more research indicates that a probiotic can help GI / digestive situations and even mood. If symptomatic, please see doctor first. Peace and good health.

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