Metamucil vs Probiotic for Bloating

Metamucil
Probiotic
Other name: Psyllium Psyllium
Other name: Acidophilus Acidophilus
Satisfaction Score
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4.2
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
4.7
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Bloating
2.5
Concern level
1.1
Helpfulness
for Bloating
3.1
Concern level
1.3
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Constipation
IBS*
Diarrhea
Bloating
Ulcerative Colitis*
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IBS*
Diarrhea
Candida*
Constipation*
Yeast Infection*
Bloating
Thrush*
Ulcerative Colitis*
Digestive Problems*
* Off label
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Method of use:
Pill
Method of use:
Pill
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Prescribing mode:
OTC
Metamucil is a bulk-producing laxative and dietary fiber supplement. The Metamucil brand has existed since 1934, and was owned by G.D. Searle & Company until 1985 when Procter & Gamble acquired the brand. The active ingredient is psyllium seed husks. It ...
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Probiotics are live microorganisms thought to be beneficial to the host organism. According to the currently adopted definition by Food and Agriculture Organization/World Health Organization, probiotics are: "Live microorganisms which when administered i...
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Top Concerns
Met
Depression
4
Burning
4
Addiction
2
Spotting
2
Dizziness
2
Ketosis
1
Cough
1
Runny Nose
1
Numbness
1
Contractions
1
Top Concerns
Pro
UTI
7
Rash
7
Weight Gain
7
Eczema
5
Depression
5
Burning
4
Ear Infection
3
Common Cold
3
Sinus Infections
3
Cough
3
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Depression
Met
Pro
4
5
Burning
Met
Pro
4
4
Addiction
Met
Pro
2
0
Spotting
Met
Pro
2
0
Dizziness
Met
Pro
2
0
Ketosis
Met
Pro
1
0
Cough
Met
Pro
1
3
Runny Nose
Met
Pro
1
0
Numbness
Met
Pro
1
0
Contractions
Met
Pro
1
0
UTI
Pro
Met
7
0
Rash
Pro
Met
7
0
Weight Gain
Pro
Met
7
0
Eczema
Pro
Met
5
0
Depression
Pro
Met
5
4
Burning
Pro
Met
4
4
Ear Infection
Pro
Met
3
0
Common Cold
Pro
Met
3
0
Sinus Infections
Pro
Met
3
0
Cough
Pro
Met
3
1
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About Metamucil
Metamucil is a bulk-producing laxative and dietary fiber supplement. The Metamucil brand has existed since 1934, and was owned by G.D. Searle & Company until 1985 when Procter & Gamble acquired the brand. The active ingredient is psyllium seed husks. It ...
Read on Wikipedia
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Metamucil
About Probiotic
Probiotics are live microorganisms thought to be beneficial to the host organism. According to the currently adopted definition by Food and Agriculture Organization/World Health Organization, probiotics are: "Live microorganisms which when administered i...
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