Generic Name(s): Saccharomyces boulardii Iyo
Drug Class: Supplements
Treats: Bowel pain, indigestion, Diarrhea
Florastor is one of the drugs used in facilitating normal digestion and to uphold bowel health. Generally, the drug is considered helpful in maintaining the best intestinal health. The drug may also be used for other purposes available in authentic medical reports only.
Florastor (saccharomyces boulardii lyo) is a special form of yeast used as a probiotic. The drug is used to prevent the growth of destructive or harmful bacteria in the intestines and stomach. Florastor is used to improve the digestion and also to restore normal flora. It works by stimulating the immune system to produce antibodies to fight bacterial cells. It can also be used to treat vaginal yeast infections, urinary tract infections, lactose intolerance and bowel problems such as irritable bowel. It may also be used to treat traveler’s diarrhea that is common in people with HIV. For those with stomach ulcers caused by helicobacter pylori, this is the one of the drugs that may soothe your symptoms. Florastor is available as an oral powder or capsule and should be administered via an oral route.