The warning comes following the death of a preterm infant who was administered a probiotic formulated with live bacterium.
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No significant difference observed in terms of tongue coating scores, plaque index for those receiving probiotics
What is the incidence of probiotic-associated central line infections in the ICU — and do the risks posed by these infections outweigh the benefits of probiotics?
Similar proportion of parents report a problem with their child’s diet
Authors recommend against probiotics for prevention of CDI; in those with CDI recurrence, FMT recommended to prevent further recurrence
Iron status improved in healthy pregnant women randomly assigned to Lactiplantibacillus plantarum 299v product versus placebo
Risk for testing positive reduced with use of probiotics, omega-3 fatty acids, multivitamins, and vitamin D supplements for women
All seven studies demonstrated significant improvements in one or more of the outcomes measured
Probiotics should only be recommended for specific patient populations since there is not enough evidence to support their use in the majority of digestive conditions, according to new clinical guidelines released by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and recently published in Gastroenterology.
Significantly more patients receiving nonviable probiotic vs placebo had relief of IBS symptoms.