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Are There Side Effects/Complications When Taking Prebiotics and Probiotics?

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (6.4) 2018 Are There Side Effects/Complications When Taking Prebiotics and Probiotics? Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor Prebiotics and Probiotics Side Effects Prebiotic foods that contain increased fiber can produce excess gas in some patients. This problem can usually be solved by decreasing […]

What are Prebiotics and Probiotics?

IN THIS ISSUE VOL 22 (6.1) 2018 WHAT ARE PREBIOTICS AND PROBIOTICS? Click here to download the full pdf version.   Edward A. Layne, M.D., Editor What are Prebiotics? Prebiotics are natural foods that support the normal bacteria or “good bacteria” that live in your gut (gastrointestinal tract). Prebiotics serve as food for the normal […]