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Can acidophilus pearls cure a yeast infection?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Acidophilous: Yeast infections are an opportunistic infection cause by imbalance of normal flora. Acidophilus can help restore normal flora.
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
No: They are not an antifungal.

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A 49-year-old member asked:

Does acidophilus cause a yeast infection?

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Dr. Vivek Huilgol
Gastroenterology 35 years experience
NO: Acidophilus is a bacterium and yeast is a fungus.

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