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Acidophilus vs Psyllium Husk

Acidophilus
VS.
Psyllium Husk
Other name: Probiotic Probiotic
Other name: Metamucil Metamucil
Satisfaction Score
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3.3
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for IBS
3.4
Concern level
2.2
Helpfulness
for IBS
1.7
Concern level
1.8
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Constipation
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Lactobacillus acidophilus (meaning acid-loving milk-bacterium) is a species in the genus Lactobacillus. L. acidophilus'' is a homofermentative species, fermenting sugars into lactic acid, which grows readily at rather low pH values (below pH ...
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Psyllium seed husks also known as ispaghula, isabgol, or psyllium, are portions of the seeds of the plant Psyllium, (genus Plantago), a native of India. They are solubility in water, expanding and becoming mucilage when wet. Ayu...
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Rash
7
UTI
6
Burning
4
Depression
3
Ear Infection
3
Weight Gain
3
Eczema
3
Sinus Infections
3
Diabetes
2
Cough
2
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Candida
5
Acne
3
Ketosis
3
Burning
2
Depression
2
Addiction
1
Runny Nose
1
Withdrawal
1
Heart Disease
1
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About Acidophilus
Lactobacillus acidophilus (meaning acid-loving milk-bacterium) is a species in the genus Lactobacillus. L. acidophilus'' is a homofermentative species, fermenting sugars into lactic acid, which grows readily at rather low pH values (below pH ...
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About Psyllium Husk
Psyllium seed husks also known as ispaghula, isabgol, or psyllium, are portions of the seeds of the plant Psyllium, (genus Plantago), a native of India. They are solubility in water, expanding and becoming mucilage when wet. Ayu...
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you been taking pure psyllium husk and acidophilus? This...
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" cheyO99- have you been taking pure psyllium husk and acidophilus? This could help firm things up as well as clean up the flora in your intestines. It takes a couple days for things to firm up, but... "

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d Psyllium Husk powder helped me. But after awhi...
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" ...the beginning. Acidophilus/Probiotics and Psyllium Husk powder helped me. But... "

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at I wish that I could keep in my house. Other people...
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" ...Supplements Optimum Nutrition Chocolate Whey Psyllium Husk Powder Acidophilus ECA Capsules This is what I wish that I could keep in my house. Other ...flesh is weak LOL. My mouth is weak. I can... "

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D in the morning, take the psyllium husk with food and take...
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" ...D in the morning, take the psyllium husk with food and take the acidophilus about 1-2 hours after you... "

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husk mixed in almond milk and it's moderately helping...
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" I've been taking psyllium husk mixed in almond milk and it's moderately helping me. I have to ...symptoms? I also recommend taking a probiotic such as Ulimate Flora ...Critical Care rather than just... "

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i.e. taking supplements of acidophilus and adding food...
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" ...lost good bacteria i.e. taking supplements of acidophilus and adding food enzymes and ...your fibre intake. You can use Psyllium Husk Fibre either in powder or... "

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at about taking psyllium husk in the evening during the...
| curezone.com
" ...it?\ \ What about taking psyllium husk in the evening during ...intestinal flora supposed to be optimal after the 3 days tapering off,\ Or are additional supplements (acidophilus, etc) desirable?\ \... "

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before bed. I use psyllium husk too but in the powdered...
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" ...forgot about probiotics. I take acidophilus too. I took CLA for a while but it made me feel nauseous. The same with glucosamine ...again before bed. I use psyllium husk too but in the powdered... "

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re taking probiotics and also psyllium husk seed powder a...
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" ...a few people are taking probiotics and also psyllium husk seed powder and I also ...some people are even taking Metamucil. My question is what ...look up probiotics I am coming up with Acidophilus and I've... "

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es of psyllium husk and acidophilus. seriously. you do...
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" ...the subject of weird symptoms, I am constipated one day and have diarrhea the next. TMI! [QUOTE] this was my PRIMARY symptom early pregnancy. i recommend heading it off by taking capsules of... "

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