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who should not take probiotics. i have had a pancreatic resection.

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Probiotics: Probiotics contain bacteria that are live. The aim is to populate intestines with these healthy bacteria. This supports a healthy immune system and aids digestion. Lactobacillus is the most widely studied. Data support its use. These are generally safe. Brands and strains can differ. There is no contraindication in most persons. One has to trust what you buy -- Pure untainted products
Answered on Oct 21, 2014

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