Review: could Acidophilus cause Hiatus Hernia?


Hiatus hernia is reported only by a few people who take Acidophilus. We study 1,239 people who have side effects while taking Acidophilus from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Hiatus hernia. Find out below who they are, when they have Hiatus hernia and more.

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Acidophilus has active ingredients of lactobacillus. It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Acidophilus 1,881 users)

Hiatus Hernia

Hiatus hernia (hernia resulting from the protrusion of part of the stomach through the diaphragm) has been reported by people with gastrooesophageal reflux disease, breathing difficulty, indigestion, pain, abdominal pain upper (latest reports from 12,627 Hiatus hernia patients).

On Aug, 29, 2016

1,239 people reported to have side effects when taking Acidophilus.
Among them, 4 people (0.32%) have Hiatus Hernia

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Acidophilus cause Hiatus hernia?

Gender of people who have Hiatus Hernia when taking Acidophilus *:

  • female: 75 %
  • male: 25 %

Age of people who have Hiatus Hernia when taking Acidophilus *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 50 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 50 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Stent Placement (1 person)
  • Impaired Gastric Emptying (1 person)
  • Contraception (1 person)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tizanidine Hcl (2 people)
  • Singulair (2 people)
  • Protonix (2 people)
  • Albuterol (2 people)
  • Sudafed 12 Hour (1 person)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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