User Reviews for Acidophilus
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|Vaginal Yeast Infection||5 reviews||56 medications|
|Irritable Bowel Syndrome||1 reviews||127 medications|
|Urinary Tract Infection||1 reviews||162 medications|
|Clostridial Infection||0 reviews||35 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Diarrhea||0 reviews||73 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Oral Thrush||0 reviews||28 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Traveler's Diarrhea||0 reviews||47 medications||Not rated - Be the first|
|Summary of Acidophilus reviews||7 reviews||9.2|
Reviews for Acidophilus
Review by JessInNC:
For Vaginal Yeast Infection: I have used this for years. Women tend to have a hard time with yeast infection during the time of taking antibiotics. Well taking this 4 times a day will keep it at bay. Also taking it once a day on regular basis helps to keep the yeast in the vagina from growing. I have used this for oral thrush also. Eating yogurts will take care of that.
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April 20, 2014 2:37 AM
Review by Mrs. Sicko (taken for 1 to 6 months):
For Vaginal Yeast Infection: I had had yeast overgrowth for many years, brought about after using Nasalcort for a few years. I had a thick white/brown coating on my tongue that no scraping would help. I had vaginal yeast, itching and discharge. After only one bottle of 1 billion bacteria acidophilus, MY TONGUE IS PINK AGAIN! My vaginal itch is gone and the smelly discharge. No one is more surprised than me, I had previously taken Nystatin and Diflucan and they failed. I will keep taking it because I want to keep the yeast away, and it helps my digestion. I cannot say enough good things about this product. I look forward to taking it, it tastes great.
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November 14, 2013 6:05 PM
Review by 8crazies:
For Vaginal Yeast Infection: Having yeast flares monthly for 5 months. Nothing clearing it completely however Acidophilus placed vaginally really relieves symptoms. Taking a probiotic orally really helps as well. Hoping to stay on top of it this time.
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January 29, 2013 11:25 AM
Review by ADGuay:
For Irritable Bowel Syndrome: I have had irritable bowel syndrome for over 17 years. First they could do nothing for me but prescribe antispasmodics which eventually I developed an allergy against. After going to a DO, she recommended I try natural medications such as fiber and acidophilus. I started taking it and I have never felt better! I recommend it to anyone with digestion problems..
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September 21, 2011 10:13 AM
Review by BMB:
For Urinary Tract Infection: This has been a miracle for me, and it was by accident I found out about it at all. I was getting urinary tract infections every other month for 4 years. Every time I would go to my doctor he would prescribe antibiotics and the UTI would go away for a month and then come back. No one, I even went to a specialist and no one could tell me what to do to prevent them. At one of my doctors visits my regular doctor was out and I saw his PA (physicians assistant) who did the same as my doctor, prescribe an antibiotic but he also told me to get acidophilus so I don't get a yeast infection from the antibiotic which happened every time I took the antibiotic. I started taking them and after 6 months I only got one UTI and none in 4 years.
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July 6, 2011 1:22 PM
Review by Anonymous:
For Vaginal Yeast Infection: I have been on metrinidazole, metrogel and varies creams for Bacterial vaginosis and nothing controlled my BV like acidophillis. The best brand that I have found is Pectin, each capsule has 2billion good bacterias in them. BV is no fun this has really helped me.
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April 29, 2011 12:13 AM
Review by pixie29:
For Vaginal Yeast Infection: Great for any type of yeast infection. I always take it or give it to my toddler when either of us gets put on antibiotics.
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February 24, 2010 3:41 AM
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