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Amoxicillin And Yogurt
How to stop ABX associated diarrhea in 4 y/o? He's taking probiotics and eating yogurt. Amoxicillin is for strep. 3rd day of ten, very loose stools
For the most part: Yogurt or other fermented foods are okay to take during/after antibiotic treatment. Antibiotics take care of the bad bacteria, but can also get rid of the good bacteria in our gut. It is helpful to eat fermented, probiotic-rich foods to help replenish the lost good bacteria. The only reasons not to eat yogurt is if you have a dairy allergy/intolerance or if it's made with a lot of added sugar. ...Read more
My son taking amoxicillin but dosent want to eat any food only yogurt can that affect his stomach?
Is it ok to crush my amoxicillin 500 mg oval white tablets and put it in yogurt? Having trouble swallowing pills.
I just finished a course of amoxicillin for 10 days, I have been taking probiotic capsules many times a day and eating yogurt, but still have gad?
Antibiotics & yeast: Antibiotics commonly used to treat urinary tract infections can upset vaginal balance leading to yeast infection. It's unlikely that eating yogurt will cure such an infection. Luckily there are many OTC options to treat such antibiotic-induced yeast infections. See your Family Doc if yeast infection symptoms persist. ...Read more
Hi! I am on amoxicillin,which always gives me a yeast infection.Would it waste a probiotic to take with antibiotic?Would yogurt be a better option?
Hello, my baby has ear infection and is being treated with amoxicillin. Can she take the medication immediately after having milk and yogurt. Thank you!
Yes : She can take the medicine after drinking and eating milk and yogurt. ...Read more
My daughter is taking Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for a rash. She has been eating 1 Activia yogurt a day. She started with diahria yesterday. Increase or stop yogurt?
Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) : you need to increase yougart to twice daily. ...Read more