OptiBac Probiotics

Saccharomyces Boulardii


Suitable for Vegetarians


Optibac Probiotic Saccharomyces Boulardii is aclaimed as the probiotic of choice in the treatment of diarrhoea.
It works quickly and does not cause constipation, a common complaint with users of anti-diarrhoea drugs. In addition, S. boulardii helps to boost immunity.

This strain has been internationally acclaimed as a well-researched and unique microorganism, and has been safely used for the last 50 years. Saccharomyces boulardii is a natural food supplement, and not a medicine.

Optibac Probiotics Saccharomyces Boulardii is a unique microorganism which is sold widely in the US, Scandinavia, Germany & France. This microorganism is more robust to environmental stressors than more common bacterial live cultures, and shows strong resistance to heat, humidity and stomach acidity levels. These live cultures of S. boulardii have been tested and shown to be especially stable and resistant.

Benefits of Optibac Probiotics Saccharomyces Boulardi:

  • Suitable for vegetarians.
  • Dairy free.
  • Gluten free.
  • Suitable for use from aged 1 year and over.
  • Does not require refrigeration.
  • For anyone unable to swallow capsules, capsule can be opened and contents mixed with a cold meal or beverage.

Dosage: One to four capsules of Optibac Probiotics Saccaharomyces Boulardii to be taken daily depending on severity of symptoms and up to six capsules daily. For infants and children the dose should be lowered.

Side Effects of Optibac Probiotics Saccharomyces Boulardii: Live cultures are not recommended for those with serious medical conditions eg. those who are severely immunosuppressed, have pancreatitis, are in the ICU, have melaena, have a central venous catheter, infants with short bowel syndrome, or to patients with open wounds following major surgery unless under a doctor's care. Furthermore, pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking Saccharomyces boulardii.

Each capsule of Optibac Saccharomyces Boulardii provides 5 billion live cultures of pure, shelf stable Saccharomyces boulardii. Ingredients: Live cultures: Saccharomyces boulardii (250mg) vegetarian capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose filler: potato starch lubricant: magnesium stearate antiadherant: silicon dioxide.

Product Code: OPB0003


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