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Do probiotics cause diarrhea/cramping when you first start taking them?

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#1 AmericanPatriot


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Posted 14 October 2011 - 12:47 AM

I was just wondering if probiotics like align, etc. cause diarrhea and/or cramping when you first start taking them?If they do, I'd rather pick a time when I know I won't be leaving the house much to try them.Thanks for any feedback :)
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Posted 14 October 2011 - 10:13 AM

For some people, yes. But apparently that side effect can go away with time for some folks.Here is an article I found that discusses this:
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