This NOW® product has been designed to provide a high potency of the most prominent type of resident bacteria in the small intestine. Regular intake of beneficial probiotics can aid in maintaining healthy intestinal flora.
Lactobacillus acidophilus, one of the most prominent types of resident bacteria in the intestinal tract, has been used as a probiotic for decades. It is well established that the gut is one of the most important components of the immune system and that the development and function of normal immune system function is influenced by the composition of the intestinal microflora. It has been shown that the regular intake of probiotics can aid in maintaining a healthy intestinal flora.