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Can i continue taking acidophilus (probiotic) while taking levaquin (levofloxacin) (antibiotic) for a sinus infection?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Yes, but....

The antibiotic will kill ( inactivate) the lactobacillus, especially if taken within 4 hours of dosing.
Can take probiotic yeast, s boulardii, e.g. Florastor, at same time as the levaquin (levofloxacin).

In brief: Yes, but....

The antibiotic will kill ( inactivate) the lactobacillus, especially if taken within 4 hours of dosing.
Can take probiotic yeast, s boulardii, e.g. Florastor, at same time as the levaquin (levofloxacin).
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