Hidradenitis Suppurativa Support Group

Hidradenitis suppurativa (hi-drad-uh-NIE-tis sup-yoo-ruh-TIE-vuh) is rare, long-term skin condition that features small, painful lumps under the skin. The disease manifests as clusters of chronic abscesses or boils, sometimes as large as baseballs, that are extremely painful to the touch and may persist for years with occasional to frequent periods of inflammation, culminating in drainage, often leaving open wounds that will not heal.

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Antibiotics AND probiotics?

Am I counteracting my probiotic supplement with my oral antibiotics???

I feel like this is so ridiculous, but I've always heard you should take probiotics after long term antibiotic usage. Of course, I don't know when I'm getting off the stupid antibiotics and keep getting yeast infections from the antibiotic use. So, probiotics, yea or nay?

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You know this is funny, as I am on antibiotics now for reasons other than HS. I didn't feel adverse affects from taking both, but I did decide to stop the probiotics cause anti and pro are opposite. If you eat dairy you can try yogurt or keef to help in avoiding the yeast issues. I hope someone else will reply to this question. Have a great day!
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