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ARCO-LASE
Probiotic

Indications

Used to increase the number of "friendly bacteria" in your stomach and intestines.

Brand Names


Lactaid
Co-Bile
Dairy-Relief
Lacto-Bicel
Lactase
Enzymax
Alka-Gest
QC Dairy Relief
Lac-Dose
Plaretase 8000
Viokase
Panokase
Betaine
Acigest
Acigest III

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to lactobacillus, acidophilus, bifidobacterium, or streptococcus thermophilus. Do not use this medicine if you have a high fever, unless your doctor tells you to.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine


Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light. Some forms of this medicine must be kept in the refrigerator after opening.

Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of any outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.

Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine


Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing.

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Diarrhea, constipation, nausea, or vomiting.
Stomach upset, gas, or cramps.

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.