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Colon Health Probiotic


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What is the best probiotic for the health of your colon. This probiotic was developed exclusively for the health of your colon.

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Colon Health Probiotic

  1. 1. COLON HEALTH PROBIOTIC By Probiotics Expert: Dr. Raga
  2. 2. What is colon health probiotic?  Colon health probiotic is a probiotic supplement which is formulated by Phillips’ that works to support the overall colon health. This mainly acts on the colon which plays the greatest role in the digestive system.  The overall health of the digestive system is promoted by restoring or replenishing the number of good bacteria located in the gut.  This probiotic is mainly recommended for patients who have occasional bloating, gas, diarrhea, and constipation.
  3. 3. What do colon health probiotics contain? Colon health probiotic contains three beneficial strains of bacteria. These are: 1. Lactobacillus gasseri  Promotes digestion of lactose  Supports absorption of nutrients 2. Bifidobacterium bifidum  Aids in the defence of the digestive system to prevent occasional diarrhea, constipation, and gas.
  4. 4. What does colon health probiotic contain? 3. Bifidobacterium longum  Enhances overall digestive health  Improves immunity Other ingredients included are:  Potato Starch , Gelatin , Silicon Dioxide
  5. 5. How does colon health probiotic work?  Colon health probiotic is formed with two of the most commonly studied bacteria which are lactobacillus and bifidobacterium. These two strains of bacteria are almost the same with the body’s natural intestinal microflora.  According to scientific evidences, lactobacillus and bifidobacterium aids in relieving diarrhea, constipation, gas, and other problems in the gastrointestinal tract.
  6. 6. Therapeutic uses of colon health probiotic  Strengthens the immune system  Maintains balance in the digestive system by replenishing the good bacteria. The balance in the digestive system is most commonly disrupted by factors such as diet and stress. When this occurs, constipation, diarrhea, gas, and bloating may develop.  Supports and promotes a healthy colon which is one of the most integral parts of the gastrointestinal system.
  7. 7. Features of colon health probiotic  Once a day dosing  Has up to 1.5 billion live bacteria up to the expiration date  Beneficial in the relief of gastrointestinal symptoms such as diarrhea, constipation, bloating, and gas  Supports the body’s immune system
  8. 8. Features of colon health probiotic  Unlike the other probiotics, the colon health probiotics’ expiration date confirms the live bacteria count through shelf life.  Does not contain gluten or dairy  Can be taken with laxative products  Said to be effective in children who are three years and older
  9. 9. Side effects of colon health probiotic  There are instances in which people who take colon health probiotic experience increased stomach bloating or gas. When this happens, the doctor or pharmacist should be informed immediately.  Report any of unlikely serious side effects such as persistent cough, chills, or high fever  There are rare instances in which a very serious allergic reaction can occur. If symptoms such as rash, itching, severe dizziness, difficulty of breathing, and swellling (throat, tongue, face) happens, seek medical attention immediately.
  10. 10. Precautions in using colon health probiotic  It is advised to be used 2-3 hours after taking antibiotics.  Pregnant women or nursing women should notify a health care provider first before using such product.  If you have a history of allergies, diabetes, and phenylketonuria, be sure to seek advise from a doctor or pharmacist to be guded in its use.
  11. 11. Colon health probiotic interactions  There are certain medications which produces different effects when taken together with other substances such as herbal and probiotic supplements. With this, the chances of increased risk and serious side effects or decreased effectiveness of medication can occur.  Drug interactions do not always occur but when it does, go to a doctor for medical advice.
  12. 12. My Favorite Probiotic  Probacto is the best probiotic that I have ever run into. They use multiple strains and they are spore forming so they can last while not refrigerated. They do not use cheap bacteria, but expensive ones such as B. Subtilis.  Probacto also contains prebiotics to help stimulate the growth of beneficial bacteria in your gut.  Probacto contains digestive enzymes to assist in your digestion.  Probacto is enteric coated and made to be slow release so it will release in your gut gradually.
  13. 13. Conclusion  Priobiotics have paved a way for supplementation of natural digestive bacteria which aid in the balance of the intestinal microflora. With these products, people benefit from relief of gastrointestinal symptoms provided by probiotics. Though there have been increasing number of probiotic products in the market, its quality, safety, and effectiveness should be checked as well as regulated.