Many types of bacteria can be considered probiotics. Of these, two specific types are commonly found in probiotic supplements available in stores. These include:
Probiotics are also made up of good yeast. Saccharomyces boulardii is one such probiotic commonly used for treating and preventing diarrhea.
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