Acidophilus Extra 4 Billion, Delayed-Release Capsule

60 Capsules, 1+ month's supply
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  • Two of the most researched strains of live bacteria
  • For human health, not yoghurt making!
  • Independent study rates our live bacteria capsules one of the best
  • One of the few products that met its label claim.
Product ID: 547
£14.25
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  • Two of the most researched strains of live bacteria
  • For human health, not yoghurt making!
  • Independent study rates our live bacteria capsules one of the best
  • One of the few products that met its label claim.
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Product Information

This is our top selling live bacteria product. Each capsule contains 4 billion live bacteria. We use two carefully selected strains of live bacteria, both widely used in clinical studies, Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium. More importantly the species of bacteria provided by this product are specially selected for use in human health, rather than for their ability to make tasty yoghurt! Each small capsule is equivalent to 8 pots of bio-yoghurt, without all the calories!

Nature’s Best was one of the first companies to supply live bacteria capsules in the UK (over 20 years ago), so we have developed an expertise in this area. As a result of this, an independent study found our live bacteria was one of the few tested that contained the species and the strength of bacteria claimed on the label. Live bacteria capsules only work if they are kept alive in a state of ‘suspended animation’ so that after swallowing they are still viable. Nature’s Best uses sophisticated processes to ensure that these bacteria remain alive whilst in their packaging.

Delayed release capsules - To protect these acid sensitive bacteria from the low pH of the stomach, there is a sophisticated, but vitally important process. The unique delayed release properties built into the capsule shell slow the capsule from opening, so that complete release does not start until approximately 45 minutes after swallowing. Their low moisture content further enhances stability so that the live bacteria are released into the small intestine where conditions are ideal for them to replicate and grow.
Daily Intake
1-2 capsules daily. Take with a glass of water, ideally first thing in the morning when the pH of the stomach is at its highest (i.e. not so acidic). Do not exceed recommended daily dose. Do not swallow capsules with hot drinks, as heat kills bacteria. Do not exceed recommended daily dose.
Food supplements should not replace a balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle.
Formula
Typically per capsule
Lactobacillus Acidophilus and Bifidobacterium 4x109 (4 billion) live bacteria (at the time of manufacture)
Ingredients
Bacterial Culture (providing Bifidobacterium bifidus and Lactobacillus acidophilus), Capsule Shell (Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose), Anti-caking Agent (Stearic Acid).
Suitable For
Suitable for people of all ages.
Suitable during pregnancy and breast feeding
Suitable for children.
Cautions/Allergies
Free from wheat, yeast, soya, nuts and dairy.
Free from gluten containing ingredients.
Suitable for vegetarians
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Reviews

"Worked wonders"
By Keith Burdett , 06 Jul 2020
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I purchased this product for my wife who really had difficulty going to the toilet but since taking acidophilus4 she is a different person. I cannot reccomend this product enough 100% improvement.
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"This product is useful as I have to take an a*********c 3 times a week all the time "
By Anonymous , 05 Jul 2020
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As stated in title a*******ic use will disrupt my gut microbiome this product will be useful to help restore it .
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"A real help"
By Paula Lee , 04 Jul 2020
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"Good Quality Product"
By Anonymous , 04 Jul 2020
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I’ve been using this product for a long time now and feel that it helps me.
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"Strengthen gut health"
By Patricia Moreton , 01 Jul 2020
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After a few days experienced stomach cramps and felt sick and light headed. When stopped taking symtoms went away.
Recommend to a friend: No
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