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    Lactobacillus Acidophilus

    Information about Lactobacillus Acidophilus

    Lactobacillus acidophilus uses

    Lactobacillus Acidophilus is used in the treatment of diarrhoea, infectious diarrhoea and diarrhoea associated with antibiotics.

    How lactobacillus acidophilus works

    Lactobacillus acidophilus is a live micro-organism, when given in adequate amount, provides health benefits. It restores the balance of good bacteria (microorganisms) in the intestine that may get upset with the use of antibiotics or due to intestinal infections.

    Common side effects of lactobacillus acidophilus

    Bloating, Flatulence

    Available Medicine for Lactobacillus Acidophilus

    • ₹209
      Sundyota Numandis Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Lactobacillus Acidophilus

    • Avoid taking Lactobacillus Acidophilus along with steroids (medications that weaken the immune system) as they might increase the chances of getting sick.
    • Notify your doctor if you are pregnant.
    • Notify your doctor if you are breast-feeding.
    • Take Lactobacillus Acidophilus at least 2 hours before or after antibiotics. This is because taking Lactobacillus Acidophilus along with the antibiotics can reduce their effectiveness. 


    Content on this page was last updated on 12 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)