What's it for?Saccharomyces boulardii probiotic - For bowel calm, comfort and control.
Who's it for?
For adults and children from 3 years old upwards seeking an effective solution.
Each capsule provides
5 billion probiotic cultures of pure, shelf stable Saccharomyces boulardii.
OptiBac Probiotics For bowel calm contains pure Saccharomyces boulardii, a natural and safe probiotic yeast with vast scientific research and documentation on its benefits in supporting bowel health.
S. boulardii has been internationally acclaimed as the number one probiotic for diarrhoea - reducing discomfort & urgency, and restoring control & regular bowel movements.
This unique probiotic strain also supports the digestive health of those with conditions such as Candida overgrowth, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), or Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD).
For bowel calm Saccharomyces boulardii is a natural probiotic food supplement, and not a medicine.
How does For bowel calm work?Saccharomyces boulardii - a unique probiotic yeast which is sold widely in the US, Scandinavia, Germany & France. S. boulardii has undergone extensive clinical research demonstrating its ability to flush out pathogenic bacteria such as E. coli and Salmonella, in order to work against conditions such as diarrhoea.
Full ingredientsSaccharomyces boulardii Unique28, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, potato starch, magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide.
Suitable for vegetarians.
OptiBac Probiotics guarantees 5 billion live micro-organisms per vegetarian capsule until the best before date.
For bowel calm can be given to adults and children (from 3 years old upwards) with the following recommendations, or as professionally directed:
•For diarrhoea, take 1 to 4 capsules depending on severity of symptoms, take again in the event of further loose stools, and up to 6 capsules per day.
•For Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), take 1 capsule twice a day. (daily dose: 2 capsules)
•For Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) eg. Ulcerative Colitis, Diverticulitis, Crohn's Disease, take 1 capsule, three times a day. (daily dose: 3 capsules)
•For Clostridium difficile infection, take 2 capsules, twice a day for 4 weeks. (daily dose: 4 capsules)
•For Candida Overgrowth, take 3 capsules twice a day. (daily dose: 6 capsules)
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NB: For young children or any patient unable to swallow capsules, the content of the capsules can be mixed with a cold meal or beverage.
Saccharomyces boulardii has been safely and effectively used for the last 50 years to help maintain digestive health and comfort in those with diarrhoea, IBS, IBD, and Candida overgrowth.
It is not recommended to give probiotics to severely immunosuppressed patients, post cardiac surgery patients, patients with pancreatitis, patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) or patients with blood in the stool unless under a doctor's care