8 Billion Acidophilus and Bifidus Overview
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.
8 Billion Acidophilus and Bifidus Description from Now
This Now product has been designed to provide a high potency, balanced blend of the two prominent species of resident intestinal bacteria. Regular intake of beneficial probiotics can aid in maintaining healthy intestinal flora.
|Serving Size: 1 cap|
Servings Per Container: 120
|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. Keep refrigerated to maintain high potency.