OptiBac Probiotics For Travelling Abroad (x20) is a supplement providing 4 well-researched strains of live cultures, including Lactobacillus acidophilus Rosell-52 and Saccharomyces boulardii, which have been tested to ensure survival through the stomach acids and bile salts to reach the intestines alive.
It is possible that consuming unfamiliar food and drink in foreign environments could disrupt the fragile balance of good and bad bacteria in the gut, which may lead to symptoms such as diarrhoea.
The particular strains in this blend have been scientifically proven to survive at higher temperatures, and the packaging makes it a suitable travel companion for destinations with hotter, more humid climates than that of the UK.
This product may be taken prior to, during and after travel abroad and you can make For travelling abroad a travel essential for far flung destinations such as Egypt, India and Thailand. What’s more, For travelling abroad is also free from sugars and artificial colourings which may be found in other foods or drinks containing live cultures.
For adults and children (1 year & over) with the following recommendations:
Take 1 capsule daily with food, preferably with breakfast.
Preferably starting 3-5 days before departure, continuing during travel abroad and for a few days upon return; or as professionally directed.
NB: For anyone unable to swallow capsules, the contents can be mixed with a cold meal or cold beverage.
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 central venous catheters; or to post-surgical patients with open wounds, or infants with short bowel syndrome; unless under a doctor’s care.
Filler: potato starch; vegetarian capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, titanium dioxide; live cultures: (Bifidobacterium longum Rosell-175, Lactobacillus rhamnosus Rosell-11, Saccharomyces boulardii, Lactobacillus acidophilus Rosell-52); anticaking agent: magnesium stearate; antioxidant: ascorbic acid.
Each capsule provides 5 billion live cultures.
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