It is used to treat and prevent antibiotic-associated diarrhea (AAD). It is used in the management of stomach problems such as diarrhea and upset stomach. It helps to restore the normal microbial flora in the intestine. It is useful in the treatment and prevention of various infections like gastroenteritis (also known as infectious diarrhea) and intestinal disorders. It can also be used as an adjuvant in the treatment of various health problems such as malabsorption, vitamin deficiency, and gastrointestinal disorders.
Rinifol Capsule contains vitamins (such as Vitamin B5, B6, B7, B9, and B12), minerals (such as zinc), and probiotics (such as lactobacillus). These capsules are basically a preparation that not only normalizes gut organisms/flora but also provides essential vitamins and minerals to the body. Multivitamins are used for prophylaxis (preventive treatment) against bacterial as well as viral infections. It is a nutritional supplement that restores the level of vitamins and minerals in your body and helps to improve your overall health. It helps in fighting fatigue and improving your overall well being.
It is important to know that excessive use of certain antibiotics can also cause side effects like diarrhea. Lactobacillus acts as a normal colonizer of the intestine. It works by inhibiting the growth of harmful microorganisms in the gut by producing lactic acid. This lactic acid makes the environment of the intestine unfavorable for the growth of harmful bacteria. This also helps in restoring the balance of good bacteria in the intestine that may get upset after antibiotic use or due to intestinal infections.
It is advised to take this capsule as directed by your doctor. If you are taking this along with antibiotics, make sure to maintain the time gap of at least 2 hours for effective results. It usually does not cause any side effects when taken as recommended by your doctor. However, in case of an overdose of this medication, it can lead to stomach complications.