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Saccharomyces boulardii+mos

Generic name: Saccharomyces boulardii lyo [sak-a-roe-mye-sees-boo-lar-dee-eye-lye-oh]
Names of brands: Florastor, florastor kids, saccharomyces boulardii+mos
drug class: Probiotics

What is Saccharomyces boulardii+mos?

Saccharomyces boulardii+mos is a particular yeast that is commonly referred to by the names brewer's yeast, hansen cbs 5926, levure de boulangerie, and probiotic.saccharomyces boulardii+mos was used as a probiotic, which is also known as "friendly bacteria," to help prevent the growth of harmful bacteria within the stomach and intestines.

Saccharomyces boulardii+mos may be beneficial in alternative medicine to aid in stopping diarrhea caused by antibiotics or using feeding tubes. It is also effective for treating diarrhea in infants and children.

Saccharomyces boulardii+mos is being used as a potential aid in stopping diarrhea recurrence caused by clostridium difficile (c. Difficile). However, this medication might not be a good choice for treating the initial episodes of this kind of diarrhea. It could also be useful to treat "traveler's diarrhea," diarrhea among people suffering from hiv, as well as stomach ulcers that are caused by helicobacter pylori.

Other uses that aren't supported by research include irreversible bowel disease, crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, cystic fibrosis, urinary tract infections, yeast-related infections intolerant to lactose, and other isn't certain whether saccharomyces boulardii+mos can be effective in treating any medical issue. The medical application of this product hasn't been recognized by the fda. This medication is not to be used to replace the medication prescribed by your physician.

Saccharomyces boulardii+mos can be found as an herbal supplement. There aren't any regulated manufacturing standards set for many of the herbal compounds, and certain supplements sold on the market have been discovered to be infected with poisonous metals or other substances. Health supplements and herbal remedies should be bought from a reputable source to reduce the risk of contamination.

Saccharomyces boulardii+mos can be used for other purposes that are not mentioned in this guide.

Similar/related drugs

Lloperamide, imodium, lomotil, neomycin, pepto-bismol, and bismuth subsalicylate

Side effects of Saccharomyces boulardii+mos

Contact a medical professional immediately. If you are experiencing symptoms or warning signs of an allergic response, like hives, trouble breathing, or swelling of your lips, face, or tongue,

While not all adverse effects are well-known, saccharomyces boulardii+mos is believed to be suitable for most people if taken as directed for up to 15 years.

Common adverse effects of saccharomyces boulardii and mos could include:

  • Gas, bloating,
  • Constipation.

This isn't a complete list of possible side effects, and other side effects could be experienced. Contact your physician to seek medical advice on the effects. You can report any side effects to the fda at 1-800-fda-1088.


Follow the instructions on the product's label and on the packaging. Inform your healthcare professionals about your allergies, medical conditions, and all medications you take.

Before you take this drug

You shouldn't apply saccharomyces boulardii+mos if you suffer from an allergic reaction to yeast or if you take antifungal medications, such as:

  • Clotrimazole (mycelex troche);
  • Itraconazole (sporanox);
  • Ketoconazole (nizoral);
  • Miconazole (oravig);
  • Nystatin (mycostatin, bio-statin, nilstat);
  • Voriconazole (vfend).

Consult a pharmacist, doctor, or other healthcare professional to determine if it's safe to take this medication in the event that you suffer from:

  • An immune system that is weak (caused by illness or the use of certain medications);
  • Lactose intolerance;
  • If you are dehydrated;
  • If you have an iv line central (venous catheter),

Consult your doctor prior to taking saccharomyces boulardii+mos in case you are pregnant or nursing.

Avoid giving any herbal or health supplement to your child without medical guidance. If a child is suffering from diarrhea, it must be examined by a physician.

How to take Saccharomyces boulardii + mos?

If you're considering taking herbal supplements, consult advice from your healthcare doctor. It is also possible to consult someone who is certified in the use of herbal or health supplements.if you decide to use saccharomyces boulardii+mos, do so according to the directions on the packaging or as recommended by your physician, pharmacist, or another health care provider.

Don't use more of this formulation than indicated on the can take saccharomyces boulardii + mos either with food or even without.saccharomyces boulardii+mos is offered in powder and capsule form.don't mix other types of formulations (such as capsules paired with powder) simultaneously without medical guidance. It is possible that you will consume too much of this substance.

You can swallow the capsule completely, or you can open it up and then sprinkle the contents on your tongue. Take at least 4 ounces of juice or water prior to taking the medication.for oral use, break the package and empty the contents into four cups of water, juice, or milk. Stir the mixture, and drink the entire mixture immediately. To ensure you've got the full amount, add a bit more water to the glass, stir it slowly, and then drink it right away.

To ease swallowing you can also mix the capsule of medicine or powder container into a teaspoonful of applesauce or yogurt. Drink it immediately without chewing. Don't save the mix to use later. Get rid of the capsule that is empty.

Contact your doctor. If the problem you're treating with saccharomyces boulardii+mos does not improve or becomes worse after taking this medication,keep this product at cool, dry temperatures, away from heat and moisture. Don't refrigerate.

Do i be concerned if i miss a dose?

Don't miss any missed doses if it's nearing the time for the following scheduled appointment. Don't use any of the extra saccharomyces boulardii+mos to make up for the missed dose.

What will happen if i take excessively?

For medical emergencies, seek emergency medical attention or contact the poison help line toll-free at 1-800-222-1222.

What should be avoided?

Follow the instructions of your physician regarding any food restrictions, drinks, food, or any activity.

Interaction with other drugs

Other medications could influence saccharomyces boulardii+mos, such as medications that are prescribed and available over the counter, vitamins, and herbal products. Inform your doctor about your current medications as well as any medications you are about to start or stop taking.