What is Saccharomyces boulardii ?
Saccharomyces boulardii is a yeast-based probiotic (yeastbiotic), has been studied and clinically tested, promotes gut health, helps to1:
- Reduce loose stools.
- Relieve stomach upset and discomfort.
- Improve intestinal health.
- Maintain the natural flora in the intestine.
How does Saccharomyces boulardii help in maintaining gut health?
- Good bacteria: increase intestinal populations of good bacteria.1
- Enhance nutrient absorption: releases enzymes to enhances nutrients digestion and absorption.1
Who are recommended to take MEGA-Probio Sachets?
MEGA-Probio Sachets is highly recommended for:
- Children (1-year-old and above) and adults.
- Working executives.
What is the recommended dosage?
Children (1-year-old and above) and adults: 1 sachet twice daily before meal.
Pour the powder in a glass with 100ml of water or preferred beverages, mix and drink. The powder can be mixed with food. It should not be poured or mixed with very cold or very hot liquids or food or alcoholic drinks.
What are the features of MEGA-Probio Sachets?
- Is a yeast based probiotic, used in clinical practice.
- Can take together with antibiotic.
- Freeze-dried (lyophilized) preparation, stable at room temperature.
- No need to refrigeration.
- Stomach acid resistant.
- Product from Australia.
- Halal certified.
Be cautious on patients having a central venous catheter or critically ill or immunocompromised due to a risk of fungaemia.
- Canani R. B. et.al. 2011. Saccharomyces boulardii: a summary of the evidence for gastroenterology clinical practice in adults and children. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 15 (7): 809-822.
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Q1: Can I take MEGA-Probio Sachets together with antibiotics?
- Yes. MEGA-Probio Sachets is a yeast-based probiotic, not a bacteria-based probiotic.
- MEGA-Probio Sachets is not compromised by antibiotics that can kill good and bad bacteria when consumed together.
- Taking MEGA-Probio Sachets and antibiotic together help to restore the gut bacteria and maintain the balance in the digestive system.
- MEGA-Probio Sachets also helps to reduce the risk of the antibiotic side-effect, such as loose stool and stomach discomfort.
Q2: How should MEGA-Probio Sachets be stored?
- MEGA-Probio Sachets do not need refrigeration, but still not be exposed to heat above room temperature.