OptiBac Bifidobacteria & Fibre Probiotics 30 Sachets. An expert blend for those seeking a safe and natural option. It contains the unique live culture Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12® with Fructooligosaccharides and is naturally high in fibre. The strain Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12® is extensively researched and thought to be the most studied of the entire Bifidobacteria family. This supplement from OptiBac Probiotics contains 5 billion live cultures of a unique strain called Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12®, with Fructooligosaccharide (FOS) fibres. Those who have an imbalance in good and bad bacteria in the gut may be more susceptible to digestive health conditions such as constipation or sluggish bowels. Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12® is thought to be the world’s most researched strain of the entire Bifidobacteria family. This high quality strain is scientifically proven to survive stomach acidity and bile salts to reach the gut alive. What’s more, the Fructooligosaccharides makes this product naturally high in fibre. OptiBac Probiotics Bifidobacteria & fibre is safe and gentle, appropriate for ongoing use, and will not cause dependency. This strain has even been tested in pregnant women, children from 1 year onwards, and the elderly. Take OptiBac Probiotics Bifidobacteria & fibreregularly as a well-researched and natural option which is high in fibre.
Suitable for vegetarians, vegans and is free from gluten and yeast.
For adults and children (1 year & over): - Take one sachet initially, and up to four sachets a day if required, or as professionally directed. - For ongoing use one sachet daily will often suffice, although more can be taken as desired. - Dissolve in water, mix with food or pour directly into your mouth. Drink plenty of water with this supplement. Ideally avoid mixing with hot foods or fluids, or acidic drinks such as orange juice. This supplement does not interfere with medicines or other products for constipation. NB: Fructooligosaccharides may initially result in flatulence and/or bloating in some people. These side effects are temporary and should soon stop as the body adjusts. If side effects continue for 3 - 4 days, consider reducing the dosage of Bifidobacteria & fibre.
Fructooligosaccharides (FOS 4g); standardised culture (Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12®, Fructose); anticaking agent: silicon dioxide. Each sachet provides 5 billion live cultures and 4g Fructooligosaccharide fibres.
It is not recommended to give live cultures to patients who: are severely immunosuppressed, have pancreatitis, are in the Intensive Care Unit, have blood in the stool, have a central venous catheter, infants with short bowel syndrome, or to post-surgical patients with open wounds following major surgery; unless under a doctor’s care.
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