Healthy Origins, Probiotics 30 Billion CFU's, 7 Vcaps511 Reviews
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0.11 lbs (0.05 kg)
- Product Code: HOG-55512
- UPC Code: 603573555122
- Package Quantity: 7 Vcaps
- Dimensions: 1.9 x 1.9 x 3.2 in, 0.05 lbs (0.02 kg)
- Important Note:
Healthy Origins uses exclusively floraFiT (R ) manufactured by Danisco, USA. Positively the best quality in the world.
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- Natural & Non-GMO
- Supports a Healthy Digestive and Immune System
- 8 Strains and 30 Billion Colony Forming Units
- No Refrigeration Required
- Survives Stomach Acid
- A Dietary Supplement
Healthy Origins Probiotic 30 Billion CFU's is a powerful blend of 8 friendly bacteria strains and 30 billion colony forming units (cfu's) which can help support a positive balance of micro flora in the intestines. Supplementing with probiotics may help to maintain friendly bacteria colonies which can be depleted by stress, antibiotics, and gastrointestinal disturbances. Healthy Origins Probiotic 30 Billion CFU's bacteria strains survive harsh stomach acids to reach the intestinal tract where they exert their greatest benefits. Probiotic 30 Billion CFU's is stable while refrigerated or stored at room temperature (~70°).
As a dietary supplement, take one (1) Vcap once or twice daily with or before a meal.
Vegetable capsule (cellulose, water), microcrystalline cellulose, vegetable magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide.
No sugar, salt, starch, yeast, wheat, gluten, corn, barley, fish/shellfish, nuts/tree nuts, soy, egg or dairy.
No preservatives, artificial colors or artificial flavors.
|Serving Size: 1 Vcap|
|Amount Per Serving||% DV|
|Blend of 8 Probiotic Strains||30 Billion CFU's||†|
|Lactobacillus acidophilus (La-14)||12 Billion CFU's||†|
|Bifidobacterium lactis (BI-04)||12 Billion CFU's||†|
|Lactobacillus casei (Lc-11)||1 Billion CFU's||†|
|Bifidobacterium breve (Bb-03)||1 Billion CFU's||†|
|Lactobacillus salivarius (Ls-33)||1 Billion CFU's||†|
|Lactobacillus plantarum (Lp-115)||1 Billion CFU's||†|
|Bifidobacterium longum (BI-05)||1 Billion CFU's||†|
|Lactobacillus rhamnosus (Lr-32)||1 Billion CFU's||†|
|†Daily Value (DV) not established.|
iHerb Customer Reviews
Other than overwhelming the ‘bad’ bacteria in numbers, the ‘good’ bacteria are also known to produce 90% of our daily need of vitamin B complex, vitamin K, enzymes to digest food and boost our immunity. This product contains 8 strains of probiotics though 80% of the 30 billion CFU are split equally among the 2 well-known strains - Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium lactis. It is good to have as many strains of probiotics as pos sible as each strain works differently. Note that it is shelf stable at 70 °F or 21 °C so any higher in temperature will require refrigeration. The product does contain magnesium stearate. Whether there is any health effects from magnesium stearate like claimed, it is highly debateable. The caps are vegetarian, not too big and easy to swallow. This product also does not contain any prebiotics (food for probiotics to grow) and you might want to supple that too. Any important point to note is that it does not state whether it is 30 billion CFU at time of manufacture or 30 billion CFU at time of expiration date. This is important as probiotics are live and died over time as well. Considering that 99% of probiotics products is the former, I would as sume that this is the former as well. You might get bloating, gas or diarrhea initially as the bacteria compete for space. ‘Bad bacteria’ tends to release toxins when they die. The benefits of using probiotics are long term so it is highly recommended to buy a bigger size for use. Check out my page for more reviews!
This product contains magnesium stearate and silicon dioxide. Even though these ingredients aren't some dangerous carcinogens, they can still be pretty harmful. Magnesium stearate is a lubricant used to prevent capsules from sticking to each other or the equipment being used, which creates a biofilm in the body and blocks the body from absorbing the necessary nutrients. Silicon dioxide can lower blood sugar and is dangerous for people suffering from diabetes, can lead to thiamin (vitamin B1) deficiency and dehydration and dangerously low pota ssium levels, if taken with diuretics. Overall, this product is not that bad, but there are better probiotics out there.