Probiotics - Topic 4: Leading the Way as a Preventive Strategy for Antibiotic and C. difficile Associated Diarrhea
Probiotics play a beneficial role in supporting a healthy intestinal microbiota. Probiotics are recognized by Health Canada based on clinical experience and safety. Accordingly, positive health effects should be based on current well-designed clinical trials of the entire finished probiotic product and not just individual ingredients.
Dragana Skokovic-Sunjic (BScPhm, RPh, NCMP)
John Axler (MD, CCFP, FCFP)