- Each capsule provides 5 billion friendly yeast of pure, shelf stable Saccharomyces boulardii. The billions count is guaranteed until end of expiry.
- Saccharomyces boulardii is a well-researched, internationally acclaimed strain and has been used safely for over 50 years.
- Scientifically proven to pass through stomach acidity and survive to reach the gut.
- Easy to take on the go – no refrigeration required.
- Suitable for: vegetarians, vegans and gluten free for those with coeliac disease or an intolerance.
- Suitable from 1 year onwards.
- Recommended for daily use.
- Free from artificial flavourings or colourings that may be found in other food & drinks containing live cultures.
Live cultures: Saccharomyces boulardii (250mg); vegetarian capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose; filler: potato starch; lubricant: magnesium stearate; antiadherent: silicon dioxide.
Can safely be used either on an occasional or daily basis, depending on reasons for use. Adults and children (1 year & over): Take 1 to 4 capsules depending on severity of symptoms, and up to 6 capsules daily; or as professionally directed. OptiBac Probiotics may be used on an ongoing basis.
Live cultures are not recommended for those with serious medical conditions eg. those who are severely immunosuppressed, have pancreatitis, are in the ICU, have melaena, have a central venous catheter, infants with short bowel syndrome, or to patients with open wounds following major surgery; unless under a doctor’s care. Furthermore, pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking Saccharomyces boulardii.