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Acidophilus and antibiotics

If one knows the difference between the words “anti-biotic” and “pro-biotic,” then the immediate ┬áneed for acidophilus while taking antibiotics is made clear. An anti-biotic means “against life” while a pro-biotic means “for life.” If you take something that is against life, then you better well take a countermeasure such as a pro-biotic, i.e., acidophilus, to assure a balance. Continue reading