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Are some probiotics dangerous? I've heard that Bacillus subtilis, a soil-based probiotic, can cause infections.
Find out if soil-based probiotic supplements are safe to take. Information about side effects, allergic reactions, infections and more.
I developed a rash soon after starting a probiotic. Is it possible to be allergic to probiotics?
Find out if probiotics can cause allergic reactions, including skin rashes, and why.
The probiotic I am taking looks pink. Does this mean it is spoiled or no longer "active"?
Find out if a pink probiotic is safe, since they are usually white.
I eat one to two cups of Greek yogurt every day. Do I still need to take a probiotic supplement?
Find out if eating Greek yogurt is sufficient to obtain probiotics, or if supplements can still help.
Can probiotics help lower cholesterol?
Learn more about how probiotics like Cardioviva can affect cholesterol.
Can a probiotic help men with prostatitis?
Learn more about prostatitis, the effects of probiotics on prostatitis, and other natural treatments.
Is the probiotic "Milk Test," as described on many websites, really an effective way to test the quality of the bacteria in probiotic supplements at home?
Is the probiotic "Milk Test" an effective at-home test of the quality of the bacteria in probiotic supplements?
Do probiotics that come in different forms, like gum or lozenges, really work?
Find out if probiotic gum and lozenges help with gum disease or throat infections.
Do probiotics have to be enterically coated to be effective?
Find out if why some probiotics areenterically coated, whether probiotics need to be enterically coated, potential downsides and more.
What are the benefits of Daily Synbiotic by Seed? Does it do what it claims, and is it better than other probiotics and prebiotics?
Review of Daily Synbiotic by Seed, including information about the prebiotic and probiotic strains in the supplement, and whether there is evidence of benefit for the synbiotic.
Do probiotics really help prevent or treat vaginal yeast infections?
Information on using probiotics for treating and preventing yeast infections, including evidence from clinical studies.
With probiotics, how many CFUs should I look for as the dose? Is more necessarily better?
Learn more about the proper amount of cells or colony forming units (CFUs) a probiotic should contain, including if more is always better.
What is Lactospore? I see it is an ingredient in some probiotic supplements.
Lactospore information and more about sporulating probiotic bacteria, and other probiotic strains.
How do I choose the best probiotic supplement? There are so many different strains of bacteria!
Information on how to choose the best probiotic supplement based on safety and our lab test on probiotic bacteria content.
Is it best to take probiotic supplements with or without food? It seems like everyone has a different recommendation.
When is the best time to take probiotic supplements? Learn if you should take your probiotic with or without food.
What are prebiotics? Is it important to look for them when choosing a probiotic supplement?
Learn more about prebiotics, including benefits and safety.
I am curious why some probiotics do not require refrigeration even though they contain some of the same bacteria in probiotics that require refrigeration? Which probiotics need to be refrigerated?
Refrigerating certain probiotic pills and other probiotic supplements is important. Get tips on how to store probiotics properly.
When is the best time to take probiotics to prevent diarrhea from antibiotics - before, during, or after the course of antibiotic treatment?
When is the best time to take probiotics to reduce the risk of diarrhea from antibiotics?
Have you heard of the probiotic, Keybiotics? Does it do what it claims, and is it worth the money they charge?
Whole Body Research Keybiotics probiotic information, including its ingredients and possible cheaper alternatives.
Do probiotics help with lactose intolerance?
Find out if probiotics can help with lactose intolerance. ConsumerLab's answer explains, including some foods that may cause fewer symptoms in the lactose intolerant.
Has the probiotic VSL#3 been changed or discontinued? Is Visbiome a good alternative?
Find out if the probiotic formula VSL#3 has been changed and how it compares with Visbiome. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
Once I've taken probiotics for a few months, will the positive bacteria remain in my system, or do I have to keep taking them?
Find out how long you should take probiotics through understanding how long the positive bacteria remain in the system.
Do probiotics help prevent urinary tract infections?
Find out if probiotics can help to prevent urinary tract infections (UTIs). Plus, information about other supplements that may help for UTIs, including cranberry and D-mannose. ConsumerLab.com's answer explains.
I take fluoxetine (Prozac), a SSRI drug to treat depression. Are there supplements I should avoid, or be taking, due to this drug?
Learn about Prozac (fluoxetine) drug interactions along with other supplements and SSRIs.
I've seen the bacteria in Activia listed as Bifidobacterium animalis, Bifidobacterium lactis and Bifidus Regularis. Which is correct?
Learn more about probiotic bacteria strain names in Activia and other products.
Does Provitalize work for weight loss and is it safe?
Find out if taking Provitalize, a probiotic supplement that also contains turmeric extract, moringa leaf extract, curry leaf extract and piperine (BioPerine), is safe and beneficial for weight management.
Recalls & Warnings (14)
Four Probiotic Products in Canada May Pose Serious Health Risks to Those with Milk or Soy Allergies
Maker of Blood Pressure, Probiotic, Resveratrol and Hormonal Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims
Clinical Updates (91)
Probiotic for Irritable Bowel Syndrome?
Probiotics May Not Work As Thought
Probiotic Lowers Eczema Risk in Children
Probiotics That Do or Don't Work
When To End Probiotics?
Probiotic for Abdominal Pain
Probiotic for Cognition?
Probiotic Shortens Respiratory Infections
Probiotic Helps Prevent Recurrence of Diverticular Disease
Probiotics Might Reduce Risk of Depression
Probiotic May Aid Fat Loss
Probiotic Significantly Reduces Antibiotic-Associated Diarrhea
Probiotic Helps with IBS
Probiotic for Fat Loss
Probiotics Reduce Cholesterol / Improve Liver Function
Probiotic Helps Preterm Infants
Probiotics Reduce Risk of Diarrhea from Antibiotics
Probiotic Helps with Colic
Probiotic Helps a Little with Allergy
Probiotic Not Always Useful in Infant Colic
Probiotics Reduce Risk of Diarrhea After Antibiotics
Probiotic Reduces Abdominal Fat
Probiotic for Diverticulitis
Probiotics and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
New Probiotic Study
Timing Probiotics with Antibiotics Is Key
Probiotic Effective for People With Mania
Probiotic Reduces Antibiotic-associated Diarrhea
Probiotics Reduce Diarrhea from Anitibiotics
Probiotic Lowers Triglycerides
Triglyceride-Lowering with a Probiotic
Probiotic Helps with Constipation
Probiotic Gum for Throat Infections
Probiotics: An Alternative to Antibiotics for Mastitis?
Probiotics Lower Blood Pressure
Probiotic Reduces GI Pain in IBS
Probiotic Prevents Bloating from Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI)
Preventing Eczema with Probiotics
Probiotic for IBS Symptoms
Probiotics for Oral Health?
Probiotic Helps Women Shed Pounds
Probiotic for the Urinary Tract?
Probiotic May Help Prevent ADHD
Caution With Probiotic & Surgery
Probiotic to Reduce Tooth Staining
Popular Probiotic -- What's In a Name?
Probiotic for Anxiety?
Do Probiotics Help With Bone Facture?
Probiotic for Bloating and Abdominal Discomfort?
Do Probiotics Affect Weight?
Probiotic for IBS?
Probiotics for Bones
Probiotics & Exercise Performance
Probiotics a Waste of Money?
Infection from Probiotic
Probiotic to Trim Belly Fat?
Probiotic for Cold Symptoms and Gas
Probiotics for Gum Disease
Probiotic for Eczema
Probiotic for Eczema
Probiotic to Prevent Colds?
Probiotic for Protein Absorption?
Probiotic for Autism?
Probiotic for Indigestion?
More Probiotic Concerns
Probiotic Foods and Social Anxiety
Probiotic Approved for Throat Infections
Prebiotics for Immune Health
Prebiotic for Reducing Anxiety?
Probiotic for Allergy
Probiotic Speeds Recovery From Fracture
Probiotic Improves IBS Symptoms
Probiotic Reduces Diabetes Risk In Pregnancy
Changed VSL#3 Probiotic?
Probiotic Reduces Colic
Probiotic Increases Bowel Movement Frequency
Misleading Kefir Claims
Probiotics for C. difficile infection?
Probiotics for Ulcers?
Can probiotics help treat a common cause of stomach ulcers – H. pylori infection? Find out what new guidelines say in the What It Does section of our Probiotic Supplements Review.
For information about other supplements for peptic ulcers (and those to avoid) see our answer to the question: Do supplements help treat peptic ulcer disease? Should any be avoided?