ReZyst IM Probiotic

Generic Name: lactobacillus acidophilus/bifidobacterium (LACT-o-bah-sill-us a-sid-OF-ill-us/BI-fi-DOE-bak-TIR-E-UM)
Brand Name: ReZyst IM Probiotic

ReZyst IM Probiotic is used for:

Promoting the growth of certain types of "friendly bacteria" in the digestive tract.

ReZyst IM Probiotic is a dietary supplement.

Do NOT use ReZyst IM Probiotic if:

  • you are allergic to any ingredient in ReZyst IM Probiotic

Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.

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Before using ReZyst IM Probiotic:

Some medical conditions may interact with ReZyst IM Probiotic. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:

  • if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
  • if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
  • if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
  • if you have a fever

Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with ReZyst IM Probiotic. However, no specific interactions with ReZyst IM Probiotic are known at this time.

Ask your health care provider if ReZyst IM Probiotic may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.

How to use ReZyst IM Probiotic:

Use ReZyst IM Probiotic as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

  • Take ReZyst IM Probiotic by mouth before or after a meal.
  • Chew well before swallowing.
  • If you miss a dose of ReZyst IM Probiotic, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.

Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use ReZyst IM Probiotic.

Important safety information:

  • Do NOT take more than the recommended dose or use for longer than prescribed without checking with your doctor.
  • ReZyst IM Probiotic contains a very small amount of dairy protein. If you have trouble digesting dairy products, discuss any questions or concerns with your doctor.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using ReZyst IM Probiotic while you are pregnant. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use ReZyst IM Probiotic, check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.

Possible side effects of ReZyst IM Probiotic:

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. No COMMON side effects have been reported with this product. Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue).

This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.

See also: Side effects (in more detail)

If OVERDOSE is suspected:

Contact 1-800-222-1222 (the American Association of Poison Control Centers), your local poison control center, or emergency room immediately.

Proper storage of ReZyst IM Probiotic:

Store ReZyst IM Probiotic below 68 degrees F (20 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep ReZyst IM Probiotic out of the reach of children and away from pets.

General information:

  • If you have any questions about ReZyst IM Probiotic, please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
  • ReZyst IM Probiotic is to be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not share it with other people.
  • If your symptoms do not improve or if they become worse, check with your doctor.
  • Check with your pharmacist about how to dispose of unused medicine.

This information is a summary only. It does not contain all information about ReZyst IM Probiotic. If you have questions about the medicine you are taking or would like more information, check with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider.

Issue Date: October 3, 2012
Database Edition 12.4.1.001
Copyright © 2012 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc.

Disclaimer: This information should not be used to decide whether or not to take this medicine or any other medicine. Only your health care provider has the knowledge and training to decide which medicines are right for you. This information does not endorse any medicine as safe, effective, or approved for treating any patient or health condition. This is only a brief summary of general information about this medicine. It does NOT include all information about the possible uses, directions, warnings, precautions, interactions, adverse effects, or risks that may apply to this medicine. This information is not specific medical advice and does not replace information you receive from your health care provider. You must talk with your healthcare provider for complete information about the risks and benefits of using this medicine.

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