For daily wellbeing EXTRA Strength is a natural probiotic for anyone seeking to rebalance their intestinal bacteria with a high-strength, high-quality probiotic. It contains some of the world’s most extensively researched and best documented probiotic strains. As well as boasting excellent shelf stability, each strain has been tested for strong survival in the gastrointestinal tract - against gastric acid & bile salts, as well as for pepsin & pancreatin resistance. Further studies demonstrate very good adherence to epithelial cells; which exhibits their ability to bind to the gut wall lining. Finally, the probiotics are considered to have superior antimicrobial activity, particularly inhibiting the growth of pathogens such as Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli & Candida albicans.
Antibiotics - For daily wellbeing EXTRA Strength has been shown to quickly and effectively re-establish healthy intestinal bacteria in patients taking antibiotics.
IBS - studies indicate that L acidophilus NCFM has positive benefits. Probiotic supplementation improved bloating by 73%, abdominal pain/cramps by 62%, decreased diarrhoea by 62%, improved constipation by 54% and decreased alternating diarrhoea and constipation by 58%.
Allergies - a combination of probiotics including L acidophilus NCFM was shown to significantly reduce nasal symptoms.
Elderly - studies on healthy elderly subjects given L acidophilus NCFM had higher stool frequency and varied levels of immune markers.
Respiratory Health - specific probiotic strains reduced the incidence and duration of upper respiratory infection symptoms.
Each capsule provides 20 billion live micro-organisms guaranteed.
Dosage: Safe for children over a year and adults. General use: I capsule daily with food, preferably breakfast. Extra intensive use: 2 capsules daily with food, preferably breakfast.
Micro-crystalline cellulose, Probiotic culture (Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM, Lactobacillus paracasei Lpc-37, Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-07, Bifidobacterium lactis Bl-04, Bifidobacterium bifidum Bb-02), hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide. This product contains no added sugars and is yeast free with no artificial colours.
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