User Reviews for Lactobacillus acidophilus
Also known as: Acidophilus, Acidophilus Extra Strength, Acidophilus Probiotic Blend, Bacid (LAC), Dofus, Flora-Q, Flora-Q 2, Florajen, Intestinex, Lactinex, Lacto-Key-600, MFA, Novaflor, Risa-Bid, RisaQuad, ...show all 17 brand names
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Reviews for Lactobacillus acidophilus to treat Vaginal Yeast Infection
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "I suffered from chronic yeast infections for well over four years. I found a specialist who had done extensive research on this condition. However, the waiting list to see him was 11 months. I had been to numerous doctors with no relief. He was able to provide temporary relief with a long-term regime of flagyl and metrogel. I subsequently moved to Texas and the infection returned. A short time later I met a young lady who earned her master's degree in nutrition in London. She suggested I take acidophilus and golden seal root daily. In a very short time the infection disappeared and hasn't returned in over 7 years. Additionally, it has boosted my immune system tremendously."
Jenny in MI June 15, 2017
12 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "Well I got this product at Walmart and wanted to try it for yeast infection. I have tried so many products and even called the doctor to prescribe me something for this problem, that did not even work as much. So I dont like yogurt really and that is what the GYN doctor says to do but I tried and its not for me. So I been taking partial half in the morning half at night because my body is odd with medications. So far is it clearing little bit at a time and I see the difference. My teeth are bad and my gums were red but now they are pink. I am a diabetic so I worry about taking stuff over the counter. I have a few side effects but they subside but come back as I get used to the medicine, but it amazing I see it improving."
K Cousins (taken for less than 1 month) November 28, 2016
13 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "I was having stomach pain and I had a bad vaginal yeast infection took too acidophilus probotics, and had immediate reaction. I feel sooooo much better. I bought the Advanced acidiphilus by Solgar and it really worked. Prior to taking the probotic i was feeling weak and very irritated. but now I feel fine. Thank God I found something that really works."
Tia J (taken for less than 1 month) November 1, 2016
13 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "The acidophilus with pectin radiace and digestive ......I read reviews on other sites and decided to try this product it great with digestion and yeast I give it a 100% rating NO MORE YEAST WITH THIS .a,hundred capsule u take it weeks before to help fight off yeast inflection.and week after.Im glad of the reviews that are true so I give a raring thats a sure go .ive used this product and still is a good one.."
diva poet June 30, 2016
16 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "I suffered a 3year battle with BV. I tried several prescription medications (numerous antibiotics oral & vaginal suppositories) Whatever doctors said I did with no success. After lots of research I came upon acidophilus and it's amazing curing benefits.The chronic BV went away and stayed away. I just purchased over the counter store brand acidophilus tablets. Nothing fancy or prescribed. I inserted 2 acidophilus tablet pills vaginally for 3 days then 1 tablet for 4 more days and had immediate relief and results. After the 1st week was completed vaginally I then started taking one pill daily orally to maintain a healthy PH. I would highly recommend this to any woman suffering with BV."
Hayem April 26, 2016
62 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "Worked quite well no side effects took half a caplet 2X daily to equal the recommended dose of 1 caplet per day to try and avoid any stomach discomfort."
Nurse Liz March 30, 2016
11 users found this comment helpful.
"Miserable, bloated, abdominal cramps."
everything already in use August 6, 2015
2 users found this comment helpful.
"I have been using this for one day and I already see a difference. I first had a yeast infection at the end of May. Treated it with Monistat 1, I guess it threw my ph off. So I had bacterial vaginitis right after that. Then my period. So I've been having a really terrible time as you can imagine. So I have been using unscented soaps bathing a lot, drying myself well wearing cotton underwear. Until I discover this l. Acidophilus. I took 2 tablets (1 billion live bacteria) yesterday after noon. I felt okay. Still some odor and a little discharge. This morning I took another dosage. Throughout the day I haven't had little to no itching. Tonight I took another dosage and even my tenderness is going away. I also drink cranberry juice often. I'm feeling pretty good."
Anonymous (taken for less than 1 month) July 1, 2014
18 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "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."
JessInNC April 20, 2014
44 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "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."
Mrs. Sicko (taken for 1 to 6 months) November 14, 2013
76 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "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."
8crazies January 29, 2013
53 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "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."
Anonymous April 29, 2011
92 users found this comment helpful.
Acidophilus (lactobacillus acidophilus): "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."
pixie29 February 24, 2010
54 users found this comment helpful.
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