Lactobacillus Sporogenes

Information about Lactobacillus Sporogenes

Lactobacillus sporogenes uses

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

How lactobacillus sporogenes works

Lactobacillus sporogenes 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 sporogenes

Bloating, Flatulence.

Available Medicine for Lactobacillus Sporogenes

No medicine available

Expert advice for Lactobacillus Sporogenes

  • Avoid taking Lactobacillus Sporogenes 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 Sporogenes at least 2 hours before or after antibiotics. This is because taking Lactobacillus Sporogenes along with the antibiotics can reduce their effectiveness. 

Content on this page was last updated on 10 April, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)