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Acidophilus is thought to replenish normal bacteria flora, suppresses pathogen growth, reduces the symptoms of diarrhea from antibiotics, and reduces serum cholesterol levels, according to Drugs.com. It may also help peo... More »

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Lactobacillus acidophilus is a form of bacteria that occurs naturally in the body in areas such as the mouth, vagina and intestines, according to Mayo Clinic. Although it lacks the ability to produce other vitamins and a... More »

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Lactobacillus acidophilus is a "friendly" bacteria naturally found in the body, according to Healthline. This bacteria is considered friendly because it does not cause disease. In fact, it produces vitamin K and the enzy... More »

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Acidophilus is used to control vaginal yeast infections, balance out intestinal flora, control cholesterol and minimize symptoms of diarrhea, according to Drugs.com. Acidophilus milk is also utilized as a remedy for lact... More »

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Acidophilus is a species of helpful bacteria that is found in the intestines and vagina, explains Drugs.com. It is sometimes used to help treat yeast infections and diarrhea from antibiotics, and it is thought to work by... More »

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Kefir is used to assist in digestion, upset stomach, lactose intolerance and diarrhea among people following a regimen of antibiotics or who have high cholesterol, according to WebMD. Kefir is a beverage made by fermenti... More »

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