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BACILLUS COAGULANS

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Also Known As:

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B. Coagulans, Bacillus Bacteria, Bacillus Probiotics, Bactéries Bacilles, Bactéries à Gram Positif Sporogènes, Bactérie Gram Positive en Forme de Bâtonnet, Gram Positive Spore-Forming Rod, L. Sporogenes, Lactobacillus Sporogenes, Lactobacillus Sporogènes, Probiotic, Probiotique, Spore-Forming Lactobacillus.
CAUTION: See separate listings for Bifidobacteria, Lactobacillus, and Saccharomyces Boulardii.

Scientific Name:

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Bacillus coagulans.
Family: Bacillaceae.

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Orally, Bacillus coagulans is used for diarrhea, including infectious types such as rotaviral diarrhea in children, traveler's diarrhea, and antibiotic-associated diarrhea. It is also used for general digestion problems, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis), Clostridium difficile colitis, bacterial overgrowth in short bowel syndrome, Helicobacter pylori infection, and to prevent respiratory infections. It is also used orally to prevent cancer or the formation of carcinogens, to stimulate the immune system, and as a vaccine adjuvant.

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