NOW Foods Acidophilus and Bifidus 8 Billion is a powerful and popular probiotic combination that incorporates three of the most important species of these “friendly bacteria”: Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bifidobacterium lactis, and Bifidobacterium longum. Multi-species probiotic formulas like this one from NOW Foods are the way to go since different species have different functions in different parts of the digestive tract. People use NOW Acidophilus and Bifidus during or after intestinal illnesses (like food poisoning, diarrhea, etc) or for general immune support. Keep refrigerated to maintain full potency.
- It May Help Reduce Cholesterol.
- It May Prevent and Reduce Diarrhea.
- It Can Improve Symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
- It Can Help Treat and Prevent Vaginal Infections.
- It May Promote Weight Loss.
|Serving Size: 1 cap|
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Lactobacillus Acidophilus||4.0 bil||†|
|Bifidobacterium Lactis||3.2 bil||†|
|Bifidobacterium Longum||.8 bil||†|
|Total Minimum Microorganisms||8.0 bil||†|
|** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
† Daily Value not established.
Other ingredients: potato starch, cellulose (capsule), cellulose powder, silica, and magnesium stearate (vegetable source).
As a dietary supplement, take 1 capsule 1-2 times daily, between meals or on an empty stomach.