Jarrow Formulas Jarro-Dophilus EPS, 5 Billion, 15 Vegetarian Capsules

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  • Jarro-Dophilus EPS

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Jarro-Dophilus EPS is a Stable-Dophilus due to its stability at room temperature and enteric coating which protects the probiotic bacteria from stomach acid. Eight (8) different strains of probiotic bacteria are delivered directly into the small intestines where probiotic bacteria fully exert their beneficial effects. Probiotic bacteria in Jarro-Dophilus EPS are selected from the following 4 genera:

Lactobacillus, Bifidobacteria, Lactococcus and Pediococcus.

Strains in Jarro-Dophilus EPS promote healthy intestinal microflora, which in turn helps to support intestinal health and immune function. Bifidobacteria Iongum BB536 (Morinaga strain) has been clinically shown to stimulate immune response and suppress intestinal putrefactive bacteria. L. rhamnosus R0011 is a unique, high producer of polysaccharides that facilitate colonization and stimulate intestinal immune response. L. acidophilus R0052 assists in breaking down lactose (milk sugar) which may improve digestion of dairy products by those individuals who are lactose intolerant. Lactococcus and Pediococcus help reduce spoilage caused by unfriendly bacteria in fermented foods.

Probiotic bacteria favorably alter the intestinal microflora balance, inhibit the growth of harmful bacteria, promote good digestion, boost immune function, and increase resistance to infection. People with flourishing intestinal colonies of beneficial bacteria are better equipped to fight the growth of disease-causing bacteria. Lactobacilli and bifidobacteria maintain a healthy balance of intestinal flora by producing organic compounds—such as lactic acid, hydrogen peroxide, and acetic acid—that increase the acidity of the intestine and inhibit the reproduction of many harmful bacteria. Probiotic bacteria also produce substances called bacteriocins, which act as natural antibiotics to kill undesirable microorganisms.

Where are they found?

Beneficial bacteria present in fermented dairy foods—namely live culture yogurt—have been used as a folk remedy for hundreds, if not thousands, of years. Yogurt is the traditional source of beneficial bacteria. However, different brands of yogurt can vary greatly in their bacteria strain and potency. Some (particularly frozen) yogurts do not contain any live bacteria. Supplements in powder, liquid extract, capsule, or tablet form containing beneficial bacteria are other sources of probiotics.

Jarrow Formulas' goal is to promote optimal health with high quality, effective, affordable and "cutting edge" formulations, which are based on sound scientific research data. The company's professional staff is actively involved in clinical studies and in working with researchers from universities, institutes and other academic environments around the world. Jarrow Formulas strives to provide the best service and technical support to its customers.

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Additional Information

Take 1 capsule up to 4 times per day, preferably on an empty stomach, though they may also be taken with food. May increase capsule intake for special needs, such as traveling or take as directed by your qualified health care consultant. Storage Instructions: Jarro-Dophilus EPS is room temperature stable and does not require refrigeration. Refrigerating Jarro-Dophilus EPS is optional and will further extend the shelf-life by safeguarding the product from heat, especially during the hot summer months. Blister packaging each capsule provides extra protection to the bacteria against moisture and oxygen.
Keep out of reach of children.
Potato starch, magnesium stearate (vegetable source), and ascorbic acid Vegetarian capsule consists of hydroxypropylmethylcellulose and an aqueous-based enteric coating Contains: Soy (less than 01%) and milk (casein, less than 001%) No wheat, no gluten, no egg, no fish/shellfish, no peanuts/tree nutsGuaranteed 5 Billion live organisms per capsule when kept at room temperature or refrigerated and within best used by datePromotes healthy intestinal microflora...for product label information including a complete list of ingredients, click all product images above.