Jarrow Formulas, Fem-Dophilus, 30 Capsules (Ice)49 Reviews
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0.94 lbs (0.43 kg)
- Product Code: JRW-03005
- UPC Code: 790011030058
- Package Quantity: 30 Capsules
- Dimensions: 2.1 x 2.2 x 4.5 in, 0.25 lbs (0.11 kg)
- Shipped in Ice:
This product is highly perishable and is kept refrigerated to ensure maximum freshness. iHerb ships this product in an iced, insulated package in order to preserve its potency while in transit. To ensure freshness while in transit, iHerb does not ship this product Thursday thru Sunday. We do not ship during these days to reduce the time the product resides in a non-refrigerated environment (e.g. truck or warehouse). If your order is not placed during the first part of the week, it will be held to the following Monday. Alternatively if you place your order by noon Pacific on Thursday and select a next-day shipping method, your order will be processed for delivery on Friday.
International Customers: For several reasons (e.g. customs review, weight of packaging, potential of leaking), iHerb is unable to send this product in an iced, insulated package to destinations outside the United States. While you may order this product (subject to country import laws), we strongly recommend that you purchase a Stabilized form as a substitute.
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- The Most Effective Probiotic for Women's Health
- GR-1 & RC-14
- Clinically Documented Lactobacillus Strains
- For Women's Internal Balance
- Gluten Free
- Oral Probiotic Supplement
- Jarrow Formula Puts the "Pro" in Probiotics
Fem-dophilus is manufactured under pharmaceutical GMP conditions insuring potency and consistency . The probiotic strains in fem-dophilus are in a proprietary polysaccharide matrix, which protects the bacteria from stomach acid and enhances probiotic bacteria survival to the lower intestine.
Fem-dophilus contains two patented and clinically documented probiotic strains, Lactobacillus rhamnosus, GR-1 and Lactobacillus reuteri, RC-14, discovered and developed by Dr. Gregor Reid and Dr. Andrew Bruce at Urex Biotech. Over 20 years of research supports the oral use of GR-1 and RC-14 to colonize and protect the vaginal tract.
Clinical trials have shown that GR-1 and RC-14:
- Help to maintain or restore healthy vaginal flora that are important in maintaining vaginal health
- Support the health of the urinary tract
For maintenance, take 1 capsule orally per day and increase to 2 capsules per day as needed or take as directed by your qualified healthcare professional.
Dextrose anhydrate, potato starch, cellulose and magnesium stearate (vegetable source). Capsule consists of gelatin and titanium dioxide.
Contains: Dairy (casein, in trace amounts).
No wheat, no gluten, no soybeans, no egg, no fish/shellfish, no peanuts/tree nuts.
Keep out of the reach of children.
|Serving Size: 1 Capsule|
|Servings Per Container: 30|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|5 billion viable cells||*|
|*Daily Value not established.
5 Billion viable cells per capsule when kept refrigerated and within best used by date.
†Under license from Chr. Hansen A/S and protected by Chr. Hansen A/S and BioGaia AB patents WO 00/35465 and WO 88/08452 patent familise, and more.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I have had chronic Bacterial Vaginosis for almost 2 years. With a physicians' help, we were able to stablize the pH levels in my vagina. But still the discharge from BV continued. Fearing that I would have to be on Metronizadole for the REST of my life, I decided to do some online research and came across Fem-Dophilus. I've been taking 1 capsule a day for almost 2 months, my symptoms are just about completely gone. I have not used the gel in over 2 months. After 2 years I finally feel like my vagina just might be "normal" again. This pill may not work for everyone, but its definitley worth a try.
I read about this in Good Germs Bad Germs by Jessica Snyder Sachs. I've been taking it for about 8 months now and it has quite literally changed my life. I suffered from chronic BV and yeast infections for almost 20 years. After being prescribed every medicine under the sun (acigel, cleocin, diflucan, etc), this is what finally worked. I finally enjoy pain free sex with my husband. I wish more gynecologists knew about it.