Evaluating your likely current (and near future) state of health means taking into account the risk factors — such as broad-spectrum antibiotic use — that affect you. Our medical diagnosis tool, The Analyst™, identifies major risk factors by asking the right questions.
Have you taken other broad-spectrum antibiotics for urinary, respiratory or other infections within the last 5 years? Examples include Ciprofloxacin and Levofloxacin.
Possible responses:→ No / don't know
→ One course under 2 months
→ One course 2 months or longer
→ Two courses in a single year
→ Three or more courses in a single year
Excessive use of antibiotics or anti-convulsants can lead to B12 deficiency.
Antibiotics reduce the number of "friendly bacteria" in the intestinal tract that normally keep the Candida albicans under control.