For digestive upsets :
- Helps relieve chronic constipation in adults
- Helps prevent episodes of acute diarrhea in children
- Reduces the duration of acute infectious diarrhea in children
- Improvement in digestive problems can be seen as early as 3 – 4 days.
- 1 tablet contains a minimum of 100 million live active Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 (L. reuteri Protectis).
BioGaia ProTectis Drops are allergy-friendly and can be conveniently stored at room temperature
*Do not use this product if your child has a milk allergy
How to use BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets:
Give your little one at least one tablet a day to chew for good digestive health or until the
symptoms subside. Improvement in digestive problems can be seen as early as 3 – 4 days.
Adults and Children (1-17 years): Chew at least one tablet a day for good digestive health or until your symptoms subside.
For diarrhea, take with plenty of fluids.
Medicinal Ingredients: 1 chewable tablet contains 100 million live active Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 (L. reuteri Protectis).
Non-medicinal Ingredients: Isomalt, xylitol, calcium stearate, palm oil, lemon-lime flavouring and citric acid.
What are BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets used for?
Provides live microorganisms to benefit health and/or to confer a health benefit.
What is the Active Ingredient in BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets?
1 chewable tablet contains 100 million live active Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 (L. reuteri Protectis).
What is a probiotic?
The word “probiotic” means “for life” as opposed to antibiotics which mean “against life”. Probiotics are clinically proven, health fortifying, natural active bacterial cultures. The World Health Organization (WHO) describes it as: “Probiotics are live microorganisms which when administered in adequate amounts confer a health benefit on the host.” Not all probiotics are alike. Experts believe that the benefits of probiotics are strain-specific and recommend that all probiotics should be independently tested and evaluated in clinical trials.
What are BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets?
Lactobacillus reuteri Protectis is a patiented probiotic bacteria that is in BioGaia ProTectis chewable tablets. L. reuteri Protectis is uniquely adapted to live in humans, and occurs naturally in the human body. With its documented health benefits in several areas, L. reuteri Protectis is considered a truly superior probiotic.
BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets are a probiotic that helps promote a healthy, balanced digestive system when taken daily. BioGaia ProTectis chewable tablets have demonstrated beneficial effects on common digestive upsets such as diarrhea and constipation.
Are BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets safe?
Safety studies with L. reuteri Protectis have been conducted in healthy newborns, small children, adults and immuno-deficient adults over the past decade. In all of these studies, L. reuteri Protectis has been proven to be free from side effects, even when given in doses greatly exceeding the levels normally contained in L. reuteri Protectis products. 9 billion daily doses of L. reuteri Protectis have been consumed all over the world since 1996.
How long does it take to feel the effects of taking BioGaia ProTectis Chewable Tablets?
Normally you should notice the effects within a few days. While people who are healthy may not experience any differences, those taking L. reuteri Protectis because of a digestive system disturbance may notice an improvement in symptoms after 3-4 days. In some cases it may take longer if the person is, for example, taking a medication affecting the digestive system.
Dosage: Adults and Children (3-17 years): Chew at least one tablet a day for good digestive health or until your symptoms subside. For diarrhea, take with plenty of fluids.