Renowned Dr. Ohhira and scientists from Okayama U. combined Japanese fermentation skills with modern technology to create a system that allows your own body’s friendly microflora to flourish. With 12 strains and a complex 3+ year fermentation process in a nutrient dense culture, it has the strongest strains that multiply inside the body to allow trillions of healthy flora to flood your body and create the proper GI environment to support your own unique flora. Shelf stable. 1-2 daily.
Developed by award-winning microbiologist Iichiroh Ohhira, Ph.D. and distinguished research scientists from Okayama University, Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics® combines ancient Japanese fermentation artistry with modern technology. The Original Formula is fermented for three years using 12 strains of lactic acid bacteria (LAB) including TH10, Dr. Ohhira’s proprietary LAB strain. The probiotics are encapsulated with their culture medium of nutritious fermented vegetables, fruits, mushrooms, and seaweed. This biogenic blend supplies a complete probiotics system including prebiotics, enzymes, micro-nutrients, and organic acids for a healthy digestive pH. Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics® supports the individual’s own unique flora, and promotes healthy nutrient absorption, metabolism, and immune response.*
Serving Size: 1 Capsule
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Proprietary Fermented Culture – fermented culture medium of fruits, vegetables, mushrooms and seaweeds containing lactic acid bacteria prebiotics, enzymes, bacteriocins and trace amounts of vitamins, minerals and amino acids
†Ingredients are fermented and processed for three years using 12 strains of lactic acid bacteria. All strains may not be present in final product.
**At time of manufacture.
Contains fermented soy. Product does not contain milk, egg, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, wheat (gluten), peanuts or soybeans.
Other ingredients: mountain spring water, safflower oil, beeswax, lecithin, capsule (tapioca processed from Manihot utilissima root, glycerin, carrageenan and caramel color). Lactic Acid Bacteria used in fermentation: Bifidobacterium breve ssp. breve , Bifidobacterium infantis ssp. infantis, Bifidobacterium longum, Enterococcus faecalis TH10, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus brevis, Lactobacillus bulgaricus, Lactobacillus casei ssp. casei, Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus heveticus ssp. jugurti, Lactobacillus plantarum, and Streptococcus thermophilus.
Suggested Use: For best results take one (1) capsule twice a day on an empty stomach (1 hour before or 1 ½ hours after meal) or as directed by your primary health care provider.
Temporary reaction such as minor bloating or a mild laxative or constipating effect are signs the beneficial bacteria are remodeling, detoxifying, and improving the gut environment. If such transition effects last more than 10 days, consult your health care provider.
Warning: keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or nursing, ask a health professional before use.
Tamper evident: Do not use if foil blister pack is broken.
Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics® is a registered trademark of Essential Formulas®.
100% vegetarian. Contains no dairy or gluten. Non-GMO, Chemical-free. Blister-packed to ensure product integrity. Refrigeration not required. PRODUCT OF JAPAN
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.