Interaction Between Metronidazole & Acidophilus

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Is there an interaction between metronidazole and acidophilus?

Asked by Gary On Sep 29, 2017

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On Sep 29, 2017

I am not aware of any interaction between metronidazole and acidophilus. Just to double check, I ran both drugs through a drug interaction database and came back with no results so I think you will be fine!

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