Review: Imodium A-d and Probiotics drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Imodium A-d and Probiotics. It is created by eHealthMe based on 23 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Imodium a-d (latest outcomes from 1,424 users) has active ingredients of loperamide hydrochloride. It is often used in diarrhea.
Probiotics (latest outcomes from 186 users) has active ingredients of saccharomyces boulardii. It is often used in irritable bowel syndrome.
On Mar, 5, 2014: 23 people who reported to have interactions when taking Imodium A-d, Probiotics are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Imodium A-d (loperamide hydrochloride)
- Probiotics (saccharomyces boulardii)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Imodium A-d, Probiotics:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Pneumonitis (inflammation of the walls of the alveoli in the lungs)||15|
|Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)||6|
|Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)||5|
|Respiratory Failure (inadequate gas exchange by the respiratory system)||4|
|Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour)||3|
|White Blood Cell Count Increased||2|
|Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased||2|
|Endocarditis (inflammation in heart muscle)||2|
|Systemic Candida (whole body fungal infection)||2|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Imodium A-d, Probiotics:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
How effective are the drugs:
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Imodium A-d (loperamide hydrochloride) is often used to treat diarrhea. Probiotics (saccharomyces boulardii) is often used to treat irritable bowel syndrome. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Imodium a-d is used in:
- Probiotics is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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