Very high strength live bacteria product in easy to use sachets.
This was originally only available via doctors but now anyone can purchase this excellent product.
VSL#3 is a probiotic mixture containing 450 billion live lactic acid bacteria and bifidobacteria.
VSL#3® contains 8 different strains of live bacteria which have been selected on the basis of scientific studies for their ability to colonize the gut.
Open the sachet and stir the contents into cold water or any non-fizzy drink or food and consume immediately.
It can take a few days or weeks for the balance of bacteria in the gut to adjust and may take up to one month to become stable
The recommended daily intake of VSL#3 is 1-2 sachets a day. Most people start with 1 sachet per day for approximately 2 weeks and then adjust as needed
Each packet of VSL#3 contains 450 billion live lactic acid bacteria and bifidobacteria.
There are 8 different strains of beneficial bacteria which were specially selected for VSL#3
Streptococcus thermophilus Bifidobacteria (B.breve, B,Longum, B.Infantis)Lactobacillus acidophilus Lactobacillus plantarum Lactobacillus paracasei Lactobacillus delbrueckil subsp. Bulgaricus
other ingredients include: maltose, silicon dioxide
Please keep this product out of the sight and reach of children.
Pregnant or breastfeeding women should talk with their doctor or other healthcare professional before taking this or any other food supplement
VSL#3 is believed to be compatible with all types of drugs. If you take it with antibiotics, it willl not harm you but the effects of VSL#3 will be reduced. This is because antibiotics can inactivate the beneficial bacteria in VSL#3.
When you start taking VSL#3 you may experience bloating while the balance of bacteria in your digestive tract changes. If you experience bloating, you. may need to reduce your daily intake to allow for this adjustment.
Packets should be stored in a refrigerator (2-8°C). If unopened and stored refrigerated, the product can be used up until the 'Best Before' date. VSL#3 can be stored at room temperature (up to 25°C) for up to 7 days without adversely affecting the potency.
This product contains traces of gluten, soy, lactose and skimmed dehydrated milk.