FAQs ABOUT BENEFLORA SUSPENSION
Q: What is BENEFLORA SUSPENSION used for?
A: BENEFLORA SUSPENSION is used to treat alterations in the intestinal bacterial flora, which can happen due to various conditions like chronic diarrhoea, infection in intestines, lowered immunity, chronic gastrointestinal disorders and antibiotic therapy.
Q: How to take BENEFLORA SUSPENSION?
A: Take BENEFLORA SUSPENSION as advised by your physician. Shake the bottle well before use. Take the contents directly or dilute in water or other drinks (like milk or beverages). Once open, the drug should be taken within a short time to avoid contaminating the suspension. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Q: How does BENEFLORA SUSPENSION work?
A: BENEFLORA SUSPENSION contains Bacillus clausii spores cross the barrier of the acid gastric juices reaching the intestinal tract where they are transformed into metabolically active vegetative cells. It contributes to the recovery of the intestinal microbial flora. Furthermore, since the Bacillus clausii can produce various vitamins, in particular group B vitamins, it contributes to correcting the dysvitaminosis caused by antibiotics and chemotherapeutic agents.
Q: Can BENEFLORA SUSPENSION be used in children?
A: BENEFLORA SUSPENSION can be recommended in children only for shorter duration. Consult your child’s doctor for advice to select an optimal dose for your child to treat the specific condition.
Q: What if I forget to take a dose of BENEFLORA SUSPENSION?
A: If you have missed a dose of BENEFLORA SUSPENSION, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.