Optibac Probiotics For Cholesterol is a natural supplement with live cultures and omega 3 especially to help you maintain normal cholesterol levels. This extensively researched supplement is safe to take alongside statins or cholesterol-lowering medication.
OptiBac Probiotics For Your Cholesterol has been especially formulated to help you maintain normal cholesterol levels. This supplement combines high quality live cultures with alpha-linolenic acid (ALA, a type of omega 3) from cold pressed, virgin flaxseed oil.
Alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) has undergone numerous clinical trials demonstrating its efficacy at helping to maintain normal cholesterol levels, and the ability of this particular omega 3 (ALA) to support health has been validated by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). OptiBac Probiotics high quality ALA is sourced from cold pressed virgin flax seed oil.
The very specific live cultures in this supplement (AB-Life friendly bacteria strains: Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7527, Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7528, Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7529) have undergone a randomised, double blind, placebo controlled clinical trial which was been published in the British Journal of Nutrition in May 2013. What's more these strains from OptiBac Probiotics have been tested and shown to survive environmental stressors and gastric acidity, to survive to reach the gut alive.
This combined live cultures and omega 3 supplement supports blood cholesterol levels by utilising 6 different mechanisms of action acting on both the liver's natural production of cholesterol as well as absorption of dietary cholesterol in the gastro-intestinal tract.
Optibac Probiotics For Cholesterol is free from artificial colourings, preservatives, chemicals or parabens. It is Dairy, Gluten and Soy Free. Suitable for use during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
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Directions: Take 1 sachet daily, preferably with breakfast. Product is orosoluble, so may be taken directly into the mouth. If preferred, product may be dissolved in water and consumed immediately. For best results take daily for at least three months .It can safely be taken on an ongoing basis alongside statins and other cholesterol reducing medications and supplements with no risk of undesirable side effects.
Live cultures are not recommended for those with serious medical conditions e.g. those who are severely immunosuppressed, have pancreatitis, are in the ICU, have melaena, have a central venous catheter, short bowel syndrome, or patients with open wounds following major surgery; unless under a doctor's care. Keep out of reach of children.
This is a food supplement and is not intended to prevent, treat or diagnose any medical conditions. Probiotic supplements should not be used as a substitute for a healthy lifestyle and varied diet. If you are taking any medications or have a serious medical condition, consult a doctor before use. Optibac supplements will not cause dependency and may be used on an ongoing basis.
Each Sachet Guarantees 1.2 Billion Live Cultures. Alpha-Linolenic Acid (300mg), Vitamin B1 (0.22mg), Live Cultures: Lactobacillus Plantarum CECT7527, Lactobacillus Plantarum CECT7528, Lactobacillus Plantarum CECT7529. Other Ingredients: Bulking Agents - Sorbitol And Corn Fibre, Sweetener - Xylitol , Anti-Caking Agent - Organic Rice Fibre, Vanilla Flavouring .