‘For women’ contains two highly researched strains, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1® and Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14®, which have been clinically trialled by over 2,500 women around the world. For women's vaginal health, research shows that L. rhamnosus GR-1® and L. reuteri RC-14®, (trialled in thrush, cystitis, and bacterial vaginosis) are more appropriate than other probiotics. This supplement is safe and appropriate for women in the menopause, as well as for pregnant & breastfeeding mothers.The two strains in this product are proven to survive to reach the intimate area. With over 30 years of research, you can trust that if you want a live cultures supplement especially for female intimate flora, OptiBac Probiotics ‘For women’ is the one for you.
Alongside taking this product, it may also be worthwhile considering lifestyle factors such as diet (for example reducing your intake of sugar, which can feed harmful bacteria and yeasts), increasing your water intake, and avoiding wipes, douches and soaps in the intimate area, which can upset the natural vaginal pH.
Stabilisers: maltodextrin (natural source), microcrystalline cellulose; Live cultures: (Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1); vegetarian capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, titanium dioxide; anti-caking agents: silicon dioxide, vegetable magnesium stearate.
Each capsule guarantees 2.3 billion micro-organisms.
Suitable for vegetarians, vegans, and free from gluten & yeast.
'For women' can safely be taken alongside other supplements in the OptiBac Probiotics range.
NB: For anyone unable to swallow capsules, the contents of the capsule can be mixed with a cold meal or cold beverage.
Like the rest of the OptiBac Probiotics range, this does not require refrigeration.
Store out of direct sunlight.
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.