Saccharomyces Boulardii vs Vsl#3

Saccharomyces Boulardii
(OTC)
Vsl#3
(OTC)
Saccharomyces Boulardii is a diarrhea medication.
Vsl#3 is a diarrhea medication.
Satisfaction Score
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5.0
Extremely Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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4.4
Very Satisfied
Concern level
1.3
Helpfulness
for Ulcerative Colitis
4.0
Concern level
1.1
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
2,671 Discussions
11,196 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Diarrhea
#2 for IBS
Saccharomyces Boulardii is approved for Diarrhea, IBS and Ulcerative Colitis and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#2 for IBS
#3 for Diarrhea
Our data suggest that some patients take Vsl#3 for Ulcerative Colitis, IBS and Crohn's Disease, although this is not an approved use. In addition, it is approved for Diarrhea.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Sac
Fever
6
Itching
6
Depression
5
UTI
5
Sinus Infections
5
Cancer
3
Weight Gain
3
Ear Infection
3
Rash
3
Psoriasis
2
Vsl
Weight Gain
5
Joint Pain
2
Sinus Infections
2
Loss of Appetite
1
Eczema
1
Arthritis
1
Common Cold
1
Hair Loss
1
Pneumonia
1
Dizziness
1
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Saccharomyces Boulardii
Sac
Vsl#3
Vsl
Fever
Sac
Vsl
6
0
Itching
Sac
Vsl
6
0
Depression
Sac
Vsl
5
0
UTI
Sac
Vsl
5
0
Sinus Infections
Sac
Vsl
5
2
Cancer
Sac
Vsl
3
0
Weight Gain
Sac
Vsl
3
5
Ear Infection
Sac
Vsl
3
0
Rash
Sac
Vsl
3
0
Psoriasis
Sac
Vsl
2
0
Weight Gain
Vsl
Sac
5
3
Joint Pain
Vsl
Sac
2
0
Sinus Infections
Vsl
Sac
2
5
Loss of Appetite
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Eczema
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Arthritis
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Common Cold
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Hair Loss
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Pneumonia
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Dizziness
Vsl
Sac
1
0
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Saccharomyces Boulardii and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Vsl#3 and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 50 mg, 250 mg
Packet: 250 mg
Tablet: 250 mg (5 billion cell)
Capsule: 112.5 billion cell
Powder: 450 billion cell
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Saccharomyces Boulardii
Lactobacillus Combination No./S.Thermophl/Bif Cmb1
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Saccharomyces Boulardii and Vsl#3: 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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