At a Glance: Help promote bowel regularity with Sunbiotics Probiotics, a certified organic probiotic product. Take 1 tablet by mouth once daily.
Details: Chemotherapy and some medications for pain related to cancer treatment and surgery increase your risk of constipation. In some cases, chemotherapy and radiation to the abdomen can cause nausea and decreased ability to digest food. Per our oncology team, this probiotic/GI support may be given to those experiencing constipation/diarrhea/bowel irregularity. Avoid in patients with melanoma. Patients receiving 5-FU based therapies for colon cancer may use this product. Sunbiotics Potent Probiotics is the only probiotic on the market that is Certified 100% Organic. All of the strains of bacteria contained in Sunbiotics are grown with 100% organic ingredients and without any animal products or by-products. It does not contain any Dairy, Soy, Wheat, Eggs, Yeast, Refined Sugar, Corn, Carriers, Artificial Flavors or Preservatives and is Non-GMO. Because probiotics are considered living organisms it is not labeled vegan, but it does not contain any animal products at all. Sunbiotics Potent Probiotics contains the four most studied and most important probiotic strains Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium lactis and Bifidobacterium longum. This is not recommended for use in patients with metastatic melanoma.
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