Healthy Origins, Probiotics 30 Billion CFU's, 7 Vcaps
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Good but can be better as well!
27 people found the following review helpful
Posted by Supplementsdiy on Nov 17, 2013
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!
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tastes like chedar cheese...you are welcome to rate & read my other reviews
3 people found the following review helpful
Posted by PracticalReviews on Oct 19, 2013
there are much better options for probiotics out there. you are welcome to rate & read my other reviews
1 person found the following review helpful
Posted by droopyyoupi on Jun 27, 2013
rather good product , but I bought another instead
expected much better on my bowel tract
Posted by Hurrahei on Aug 09, 2014
Kjøpte denne på tilbud.
Bruker probiotika hver dag, merket ikke noe forskjell m denne.
Små kapsler som er lett å svelge.
2 people found the following review helpful
Posted by Reviewer1088814 on May 30, 2011
Seems like pretty working for me