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    Can Omeprazole- Acid Reflux Medication Decrease Ferritin and Cause ED?

    I currently have acid reflux and am taking Omeprazole. I have read on here that Omeprazole (Proton Pump Inhibitors) can adversely affect Ferritin, cause ED, etc. so I would like to try something else. Can anyone recommend a probiotic, supplement, or other med to treat my acid reflux? Thanks!
  2. Vince

    Is Bacillus coagulan the best Probiotic?

    1) Gut Health In multiple clinical trials, B. coagulans decreased bloating, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain and stool frequency and increased the quality of life in patients with diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) [3, 4, 5, 6]. A combination of simethicone and B. coagulans...
  3. Vince

    Probiotic Bacillus coagulans GBI-30, 6086 Reduces Exercise-Induced Muscle Damage and Increases Recovery

    Results. The damaging exercise bout significantly increased muscle soreness, and reduced perceived recovery; however, PROBC significantly increased recovery at 24 and 72 h, and decreased soreness at 72 h post exercise in comparison to PRO. Perceptual measures were confirmed by increases in CK...
  4. Robotics

    Probiotic Improved Mens Fertility LH FSH Testosterone

    Summary The hypothesis that the assumption of a probiotic associated with a prebiotic (Flortec, Bracco; one sachet contains: Lactobacillus paracasei B21060 5 × 109 cells + arabinogalctan 1243 mg + oligo‐fructosaccharides 700 mg + l‐glutamine 500 mg) could improve the quality and quantity of...
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    Sauerkraut brands

    Anyone have a sauerkraut brand they like that is high in probiotics that hasn’t been destroyed via processing?
  6. Nelson Vergel

    Metformin may work by changing gut bacteria makeup

    During the study period, the collection of gut bacteria changed much more dramatically in those taking metformin. In particular, the drug seemed to encourage the growth of strains of bacteria called Akkermansia and Bifidobacterium. Lab experiments revealed that both types also grew faster in the...
  7. Nelson Vergel

    Compound Linked to Heart Disease May Be Influenced by Your Gut Microbes

    Date:August 11, 2016 Source:Cornell University Summary:A new study reports new results that raise questions about whether circulating TMAO causes heart disease or whether it is simply a biomarker, or a sign, of developing disease.https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/08/160811120408.htm...
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    Probiotics - Recommendations for a good brand

    I am thinking of adding in some probiotics into my diet as I am sure my diet may not be the most conducive to having great gut bacteria. Any recommendations and thoughts...
  9. Nelson Vergel

    Great probiotic fact sheet for download

    What are probiotics? Our intestines contain over 100 trillion bacteria.This is 1,000 times the number of cells that make up the entire human body. Many of these bacteria play an important role in protecting our health: • They make compounds that keep harmful bacteria from spreading, helping...
  10. Bass

    Recommendation for digestive enzymes?

    recently I've experienced very bad bloating and gut pain issues, it was mostly due to two courses of anti biotic medication 3 weeks apart. got me some pro biotic supplement and it seems to help, but the feeling of discomfort and bloating is still there, especially after meals, not as severe but...
  11. Nelson Vergel

    Harmful Gut Flora and HIV

    Harmful gut flora In the new study about harmful bacteria in the digestive tract being higher in HIV+ people. What can one do to help reduce harmful bacteria in the digestive tract before it becomes a problem? Response from Mr. Vergel Great question! This is the recently published...
  12. Nelson Vergel

    Deciphering Digestive Health by Probing Your Poop

    I highly recommend reading this article written by one of our experts, J.W. Simpkins Discussing your bowel movements with anyone other than your doctor probably won't get you very many dinner party invitations. Yes, farts can be funny, but poop… not so much. It's a shame really, that as...
  13. JWSimpkins

    4 Steps to Dynamic Digestion

    There is no condition that is more insidiously detrimental to our long-term health and performance than compromised digestive function. The symptoms of poor digestion can often be quite vague and variable, other times they are more pronounced in the form of gas, bloating, nausea, acid reflux...
  14. Nelson Vergel

    Report: Reviews of probiotic studies shows evidence

    A new and excellent reference guide, written by a team of researchers who reviewed all studies done using probiotics, confirms the positive role of some specific probiotics in the prevention of diarrhea which result from antibiotic treatment, as well as in the reduction of the overall symptom...
  15. Nelson Vergel

    Transplants of Feces from a Healthy Person Can Cure Gut Infections

    Recently, studies have shown that fecal transplants - giving infected people stool from a healthy donor - can restore that balance. But they're given through expensive, invasive procedures like colonoscopies or throat tubes. Doctors also have tried giving the stool through enemas, but the...
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