i would like to know what is the usage of Providac Caps and how long this drugs to be taken

Question (Posted on :  28 Aug 2009 )


i would like to know what is the usage of Providac Caps and how long this drugs to be taken

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 30 Aug 2009 )


If you are concerned about Providac capsules from Zydus, they contain bacillus with Bifidobacterium. Used to improve intestinal flora and digestion in case of Diarrhea and other intestinal disturbances. Can be taken on a long term basis safely but usually will not be required for more than a week, suggested dosage 3 capsules per day.


 Diseases Information

Brain cancer is an abnormal growth of cells within the brain or inside the skull, which can be cancerous or non-cancerous (benign). It is also known as Glioma or Meningioma.There is two types of br...More

Ulcerative Colitis (UC) is common chronic disease that leads to inflammation of large intestine (colon) which includes characteristic ulcers, bleeding, diarrhea and open sores. It is a form of infl...More

Malaria, sometimes called “frios’ (chills), is a disease of animals, especially birds, monkeys and humans, caused by the infection by protozoan of the genus Plasmodium and char...More



 Recent News Letters

Fish is rich in Omega 3 fatty acid which is an important nutrient for the growth of baby’s brain, form the retinas and develop the nervous system. Omega 3 foods can provide your baby with the energy and materials necessary to good physical and mental growth. Omega-3s are also important for ...More

We think we may have found one of the best excuses ever to eat a bar of chocolate. And it's nothing to do with how cocoa antioxidants are good for your heart or anything like that. Apparently eating sugar helps if you're about to blow your top. A high concentration of glucose appears to help prev...More



 Diet Information

Aging is characterized by memory loss, wrinkles , may have increased risk of diseases such as cardiovascular, diabetes, osteoporosis, kidney disorders Having proper nutrition can extend your life a...More

The optimal nutritional balance is important during pregnancy as this will affect the development of baby. The nutritional needs of pregnant women are increased during pregnancy. Eating good nutrit...More

Pancreatitis: Pancreatitis is inflammation of pancreas. Pancreas produces several enzymes to aid in the digestion of food; it also secretes hormone insulin, which controls the leve...More



 Indicators Information

Indigestion or an upset stomach usually happens when people eat too much or too fast or eat the foods that don’t suite their body. This is a common problem for both kids and the grownups.

...More

Hemorrhoids are structures present in the anal canal of a normal human being. They become pathological and piles when they become infected and inflamed. The infection can be external or internal an...More


 e-Consult   




  Health Info

  Find a Doctor