bifidobacterium bifidum - oral

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GENERIC NAME: BIFIDOBACTERIUM BIFIDUM - ORAL

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USES: This product contains the bacteria Bifidobacterium bifidum, which is naturally found in the stomach/intestines. It has been used to help maintain and restore the normal balance of intestinal bacteria when the balance has been upset (e.g., with the use of antibiotics, certain stomach/intestinal conditions). Having a normal balance of intestinal bacteria helps to decrease episodes of diarrhea, protects against undesirable bacteria infecting the gut, and helps with proper food digestion and absorption of vitamins and minerals.Some dietary supplement products have been found to contain possibly harmful impurities/additives. Check with your pharmacist for more details about the brand you use.The FDA has not reviewed this product for safety or effectiveness. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

HOW TO USE: Take this product by mouth as directed. Follow all directions on the product package. If you are uncertain about any of the information, consult your doctor or pharmacist.Do not use in children younger than 2 years without consulting the doctor first.Do not take more of this product or take it for longer than recommended by the product package or your doctor's instructions.If your condition persists or worsens, or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.

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