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Florastor is taken for: Diarrhea IBS Ulcerative Colitis Inflammation More

Florastor

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Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Florastor for Diarrhea
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What people say about Florastor

Positive 552
Negative 192
We found 7,279 discussions
" ...Florastor as ...with my IBS-D !!!!! Now, is there a cheaper alternative to Florastor?... "

" ...daughter got the runs pretty badly for 4 days and the Dr gave me some samples of FloraStor and... "

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" ...probiotics. I've been taking Florastor for a year now. Very expensive, but it's been the most helpful aid for... "

" ...been to a gastroenterologist? I would be looking into ulcerative colitis or crohn's disease if I were you. They can both cause digestive ... "

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" ...I used Florastor while I had c.diff. I have IBS alternating D and constipation. I've learned more about Florastor in the last... "

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" ...back, though the florastor really helps prevent D. I get wet loose stools instead, and not many. I don't feel really sick.... "

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" ...Florastor and Cultrelle and it seemed to help! She takes Nature's Way Primadolphilus every day, but that didn't seem to help... "

" ...florastor for about 2-3 months after my most severe bout with cd...i definitely think between that and the vanco is what final... "

" ...i took florastor for 3 days. bowel movements went from 6-7 a day to about 18-20 a day. definitely gave me more diarrhea than anybody ca... "

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" ...normal. It's been over a year and a half since I finished CDiff treatment. I get the \"combo\" stools still. I had slight IBS before ...I take one Florastor a... "

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We found 7,279 discussions
" ...Florastor as ...with my IBS-D !!!!! Now, is there a cheaper alternative to Florastor?... "

" ...daughter got the runs pretty badly for 4 days and the Dr gave me some samples of FloraStor and... "

Post from
forums.dinet.org
" ...probiotics. I've been taking Florastor for a year now. Very expensive, but it's been the most helpful aid for... "

" ...been to a gastroenterologist? I would be looking into ulcerative colitis or crohn's disease if I were you. They can both cause digestive ... "

Post from
www.ibsgroup.org
" ...I used Florastor while I had c.diff. I have IBS alternating D and constipation. I've learned more about Florastor in the last... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
" ...back, though the florastor really helps prevent D. I get wet loose stools instead, and not many. I don't feel really sick.... "

Post from
www.lifamilies.com
" ...Florastor and Cultrelle and it seemed to help! She takes Nature's Way Primadolphilus every day, but that didn't seem to help... "

" ...florastor for about 2-3 months after my most severe bout with cd...i definitely think between that and the vanco is what final... "

" ...i took florastor for 3 days. bowel movements went from 6-7 a day to about 18-20 a day. definitely gave me more diarrhea than anybody ca... "

Post from
cdiffdiscuss.org
" ...normal. It's been over a year and a half since I finished CDiff treatment. I get the \"combo\" stools still. I had slight IBS before ...I take one Florastor a... "

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Prescribing mode: OTC
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