Ortho Molecular Products
Ortho Biotic 100
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The GI tract is a finely balanced environment where roughly 500 different strains of bacteria compete for space and nutrients. When there is a healthy balance, few symptoms exist. However, dysbiosis can occur when an overabundance of potentially harmful organisms prevail. The natural microflora balance can be upset by medications (such as antibiotics, oral contraceptives, etc.), excessive alcohol consumption, or poor dietary intake.
Probiotics have been extensively studied and are characterized as having broad GI and immune benefits, including (1) increasing the population of healthy bacteria following microflora imbalance; (2) supporting healthy bowel function; (3) increasing the production of short-chain fatty acids, which provide energy to the cells of the intestinal lining; (4) strengthening the gut-immune barrier by promoting a healthy gut mucosa; (5) aiding in the digestion of difficult-to-break- down like lactose and casein; and (6) enhancing detoxification of harmful compounds.
Because probiotics are live organisms, there are many challenges associated with manufacturing and distributing probiotic supplements. For a probiotic to be effective, it must be shelf-stable through the expiration date and precisely delivered to the intestinal tract, where it can have maximum benefit. BioShield® technology is an innovative manufacturing process developed to ensure consistent and reliable results. The microorganisms in Ortho Biotic 100 are protected, sealed and freeze-dried away from moisture, heat, light, and oxygen. This allows the bacteria to remain dormant until they are exposed to moisture in the GI tract. By utilizing advanced encapsulation technology, the probiotic organisms are preserved and released on-target for maximum benefit.
Benefits at a Glance
Enhances Immune System Function
Supports Digestion and Micronutrient Absorption
Maintains a Healthy Gut-Immune Barrier
Maintains Gastrointestinal Health
Maintains Normal Inflammatory Balance
Ortho Biotic 100 is a high-dose probiotic delivering 100 billion active cultures for cases of gastrointestinal (GI) and immune distress. Going beyond the threshold of traditional probiotic support, high-dose probiotics influence GI health and immunity in ways lower-dose probiotics cannot. Shown to activate over 1,700 genes involved in immune and inflammatory signaling, high-dose probiotics improve immune function, maintain a healthy gut-immune barrier, and maintain normal inflammatory balance. Each Ortho Biotic 100 capsule provides six proven probiotic strains chosen for their ability to survive the harsh GI environment to deliver superior results.
Serving Size: 1 capsule
Amount per serving:
Proprietary Blend...............100 Billion CFU
Lactobacillus acidophilus (La-14)
Bifidobacterium bifidum (Bb-02)
Lactobacillus plantarum (Lp-115)
Bifidobacterium lactis (BI-04)
Lactobacillus rhamnosus (GG)
Lactobacillus paracasei (Lpc-37)
Natural Vegetable Capsules, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Silicon Dioxide, and Magnesium Stearate.
++Colony Forming Units
Does Not Contain: Wheat, gluten, soy, corn, animal or dairy products, fish, shellfish, peanuts, tree nuts, egg, artificial colors, artificial sweeteners or preservatives.
Cautions: If you are pregnant or nursing, consult your physician before taking this product.
Dosage and use
Take 1 capsule per day or as recommended by your health care professional.
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