2018-03-07 21:31:26 UTC

March 8, 2018

AGA has released new patient education on probiotics.

Probiotics can have numerous benefits. However, patients and providers alike continue to have questions about those specific benefits and, more importantly, potential safety concerns.

As new products flood the marketplace, it’s important that patients are reading credible, unbiased information about this topic. AGA’s new patient education materials on probiotics, available in English and Spanish and reviewed by experts in the field, provide information about what is known about probiotics and how to help patients use them safely. There is an emphasis on encouraging patients to talk to their doctors about choosing the right probiotic for their unique health situation.

Read and share the new AGA patient education on probiotics