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Should Seniors Take Probiotics While on Antibiotics?

 

According to a recent study of nearly 3,000 patients in Great Britain the research doesn’t stack up. Some elderly patients on antibiotics experience severe diarrhea, and many medical practitioners have encouraged the use of probiotic supplements to help with this side effect. This study sought to find out if there is a medical basis for the use of probiotics. Read the full article at healthfinder.gov.