Florastor vs lactobacillus acidophilus

Florastor
(OTC)
lactobacillus acidophilus
(OTC)
Florastor is a diarrhea medication.
lactobacillus acidophilus is a diarrhea medication.
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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5.0
Extremely Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Diarrhea
2.4
Concern level
1.3
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
9,041 Discussions
3,195 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Diarrhea
#2 for IBS
Florastor is approved for Diarrhea, IBS and Ulcerative Colitis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Diarrhea
#2 for IBS
Our data suggest that lactobacillus acidophilus is taken for Diarrhea, IBS and Ulcerative Colitis, although it is not approved for these conditions.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Flo
Rash
7
Ear Infection
4
Weight Gain
3
Loss of Appetite
2
Cancer
2
Pneumonia
2
Common Cold
2
Blindness
1
Dizziness
1
Runny Nose
1
lac
Itching
7
UTI
6
Depression
3
Eczema
3
Diabetes
3
Cancer
3
Rash
3
Burning
2
Weight Gain
2
Fever
2
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Florastor
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lactobacillus acidophilus
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Rash
Flo
lac
7
3
Ear Infection
Flo
lac
4
0
Weight Gain
Flo
lac
3
2
Loss of Appetite
Flo
lac
2
0
Cancer
Flo
lac
2
3
Pneumonia
Flo
lac
2
0
Common Cold
Flo
lac
2
0
Blindness
Flo
lac
1
0
Dizziness
Flo
lac
1
0
Runny Nose
Flo
lac
1
0
Itching
lac
Flo
7
0
UTI
lac
Flo
6
0
Depression
lac
Flo
3
0
Eczema
lac
Flo
3
0
Diabetes
lac
Flo
3
0
Cancer
lac
Flo
3
2
Rash
lac
Flo
3
7
Burning
lac
Flo
2
0
Weight Gain
lac
Flo
2
3
Fever
lac
Flo
2
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Florastor and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between lactobacillus acidophilus and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 50 mg, 250 mg
Packet: 250 mg
Capsule: , 100 mg (3 billion cell), 460 mg (20 billion cell), 10 billion cell, 100 million cell, 700 million cell, 680 mg (750 million cell)
Tablet: , 2 billion cell, 1 billion cell, 500 million cell, 1 mg (100 million cell)
Powder:
Wafer: 1 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Saccharomyces Boulardii
Lactobacillus Acidophilus
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Florastor and lactobacillus acidophilus: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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