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ac·i·do·phil·ic

 (ăs′ĭ-dō-fĭl′ĭk) also ac·i·doph·i·lus (-dŏf′ə-ləs)
adj.
1. Growing well in an acid medium: acidophilic bacteria.
2. Easily stained with acid dyes: an acidophilic cell.

a·cid′o·phil′ (ə-sĭd′ə-fĭl′), a·cid′o·phile′ (-fīl′) n.

acidophilus

(ˌæsɪˈdɒfɪləs)
n
a lactic-acid-producing bacterium primarily found in live yoghurt, useful in restoring bacterial balance in the intestine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acidophilus - a bacterium that is used to make yogurt and to supplement probiotics
probiotic, probiotic bacterium, probiotic flora, probiotic microflora - a beneficial bacterium found in the intestinal tract of healthy mammals; often considered to be a plant
genus Lactobacillus - type genus of the family Lactobacillaceae
lactobacillus - a Gram-positive rod-shaped bacterium that produces lactic acid (especially in milk)
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In 1984 Hull identified the first probiotic species, the lactobacillus acidophilus. Later in 1991,Holcombh identified bifidobacterium bifidum.
acidophilus is capable to deconjucate glycocholic and taurocholic acids under anaerobic condition.
acidophilus and EGF for the management of ampicillin and lansoprazole induced CDAD.
The researchers deleted a gene in the probiotic Lactobacillus acidophilus and fed the new form to mice with two different models of colitis.
truxillense (coca Trujillo) y Camellia sinensis (te verde) en concentraciones de 25 [micron]g/mL y 50 [micron]g/ mL sobre cinco bacterias patogenas orales de importancia estomatologica presentes en caries dental y enfermedad periodontal: Streptococcus mutans, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Actinomyces viscosus, Prevotella melaninogenica y Fusobacterium nucleatum; mediante el metodo de Difusion en Agar con el uso de discos.
Therefore it has been suggested that this effect could be increased if the gut were to be colonised with more of the bacterial types capable of breaking down the most bile, such as Lactobacillus acidophilus [13].
There's more to good intestinal health than acidophilus alone--or choosing a product according to the number of strains it contains.
You'll find there are several acidophilus supplements to choose from, but one which I find very effective is Viridian's Tri-Blend Acidophilus Complex.
Its line includes Probiotic Acidophilus BioBeads, a multistrain probiotic supplement with a triple-layer delivery system that ensures viability through three biophases.
acidophilus or the patented Bifidus regularis in Dannon's Activia, for example, which has been shown to help relieve constipation if eaten daily.
We are also told that eating unsweetened yogurt with active cultures and taking acidophilus supplements may be beneficial in some cases.