Bacillus clausii is a bacterium. It is a nonpathogenic, non-colonizing microorganism that can survive in the intestinal environment for up to 3 days. It produces an enzyme that can break down proteins, starches, and fats. These enzymes help break down food in the gut and make it easier to digest.
Bacillus clausii oral suspension is a probiotic that must be mixed with a liquid (oral suspension) before using it. Bacillus clausii oral suspension is used to prevent diarrhea in infants. Bacillus clausii oral suspension may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Bacillus clausii oral suspension has been validated through many clinical studies. There is evidence of its effectiveness in the treatment of acute diarrhea in children and adults, with an accelerated recovery time compared to a placebo. It is also effective in the prevention of rotavirus-induced diarrhea and antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD).
Clinical trials have also shown that Bacillus clausii oral suspension is effective against the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), including Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, as well as infectious diarrhea.
It can be used by children and adults alike due to its safety profile. Bacillus clausii oral suspension is available in a powder form that can easily be dissolved into water or other beverages to create a probiotic drink, or it can be taken directly from the spoon.
Bacillus clausii is a good bacteria that can help promote the growth of good bacteria in the digestive tract.
Bacillus clausii contains spores, which are like seeds that germinate to form live plants. This makes the probiotics more stable and helps them survive transit through the gastrointestinal tract. It is beneficial for:
Bacillus clausii spores suspension are prescribed for both the prevention and treatment of diarrhea. The side effects of use in infants are minimal, however, some children may be allergic to the spores. They are usually very well tolerated in adults as well, but frequently cause bloating and flatulence when used in high doses.
Bacillus clausii spores suspension is often recommended for infants, especially in preterm neonates to prevent infection. Bacillus clausii spores suspension is used for the treatment of nasal allergies, upper respiratory infections, treatment of acute or chronic diarrhea, small-intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), etc.
Bacillus clausii spores suspension is used to treat diarrhea. This medicine is not recommended for use in case of a common cold, flu, or other viral infections since it is active against infections caused by bacteria only.
This medicine should be taken as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects.
You should take bacillus clausii spores suspension at least one hour before or two hours after taking any other medication. If you are unsure, speak to your pharmacist.
If you forget to take bacillus clausii spores suspension, do not worry; just take it as soon as you remember and then continue as normal. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
It is important that you complete the full course of treatment of bacillus clausii spores suspension, even if you feel better within a few days of starting it. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor. For infants and kids, the dose will vary depending on your child's condition and response to treatment.
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