Review: Imodium A-d and Probiotics
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Imodium A-d and Probiotics. It is created by eHealthMe based on 24 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 5, 2014: 24 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)||24|
|Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity)||14|
|Pleural Effusion (water on the lungs)||12|
|Neoplasm Malignant (cancer tumour)||10|
|Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe)||8|
|Colitis Ulcerative (inflammation of colon with ulcer)||6|
|Cholangitis (infection of the bile duct)||4|
|Blood Creatine Phosphokinase Increased||4|
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:
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Non-small cell lung cancer
- Hepatic neoplasm malignant
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Dextrose 5%
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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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:
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