OptiBac Probiotics Bifidobacteria And Fibre is a natural supplement containing selected microorganisms and fibres to help those with constipation. It can be taken once in a day for maintaining healthy bowel movements.
Active, powerful ingredients
Bifidobacterium lactis BB-12 a high-quality strain, to survive stomach acidity and biliary salts to reach the gut alive
Fructooligosaccharide (FOS), a soluble fibre provides natural, high fibre for easy digestion. It acts as a food source for the body's natural bacteria, and as roughage in the bowels.
Safe to use
This is safe and gentle to use supplement for long-term use, and can be taken by infants as young as 1 year. It is also safe for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, as well as the elderly.
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.
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.
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.
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