Developed just for women, these extensively researched strains are proven to survive to reach the intimate area.
OptiBac 'For women'
'For women' contains two highly researched strains of live cultures, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1¬Æ and Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14¬Æ, which have been clinically trialled by over 2,500 women around the world.
The two strains in this product are proven to survive to reach the intimate area. With over 30 years of research, you can trust that if you want a friendly bacteria supplement especially for female intimate flora, OptiBac 'For women' is the one for you.
This live cultures supplement is safe and appropriate for women in the menopause, as well as for pregnant & breastfeeding mothers.
Alongside taking this product, it may also be worthwhile considering lifestyle factors such as diet (for example reducing your intake of sugar, which can feed harmful bacteria and yeasts), increasing your water intake, and avoiding wipes, douches and soaps in the intimate area, which can upset the natural vaginal pH.
- Take one or two capsules daily as desired, or as professionally directed.
- For ongoing use, one capsule a day may often suffice.
- Take with food, preferably with breakfast.
- For best results, take daily. OptiBac live cultures may be used on an ongoing basis.
'For women' can safely be taken alongside other supplements in the OptiBac range.
NB: For anyone unable to swallow capsules, the contents of the capsule can be mixed with a cold meal or cold beverage.
Stabilisers: maltodextrin (natural source), microcrystalline cellulose; Live cultures: (Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1); vegetarian capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, titanium dioxide; anti-caking agent: vegetable magnesium stearate.
Each capsule guarantees 2.3 billion micro-organisms.
Suitable for vegetarians, vegans, and free from gluten & yeast.
Potential side effects / warnings / contraindications:
Live cultures are not recommended for those with serious medical conditions e.g. those who are severely immunosuppressed, have pancreatitis, are in the ICU, have melaena, have a central venous catheter, infants with short bowel syndrome, or to patients with open wounds following major surgery; unless under a doctor's care