Probiotic Supplement For Maintaining Healthy Cholesterol
Optibac Probiotics for Your Cholesterol Capsules are a natural Supplement with live cultures and omega 3 (alpha-linolenic acid), which works to help maintain healthy Cholesterol levels.
- 30 x 30 soft/hard capsules.
- Gluten & dairy free.
- Clinically trialled & tested.
- Suitable during pregnancy.
- Extensively researched supplement.
- Validated by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA).
- With live cultures & omega-3 for the maintenance of normal cholesterol levels.
Includes very specific live cultures.
The 3 very specific live cultures in Optibac Probiotics for Your Cholesterol Capsules have undergone a randomised, double blind, placebo controlled clinical trial. These include:
- ‘AB-Life’ Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7527.
- Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7528.
- Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7529.
What’s more the above strains have been tested and shown to survive environmental stressors and gastric acidity, to survive to reach the gut alive.
British Heart Foundation statistics show 60% of the UK adult population have high cholesterol.
As we know, Optibac Probiotics for Your Cholesterol Capsules contains Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA), a type of omega-3 from cold pressed, virgin Flaxseed Oil that has undergone numerous clinical trials demonstrating its efficacy at helping to maintain normal cholesterol levels. In addition to this, the ability of this particular omega-3 to support health has been validated by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA). This extensively researched supplement is safe to take on an ongoing basis and is free from side effects associated with cholesterol lowering medication.
2 capsules provide 1.2 billion 'AB-Life' live cultures per hard capsule. 300mg of ALA (omega 3) per soft capsule.
As a Food Supplement, Optibac Probiotics for Your Cholesterol Capsules can be taken with the following recommendations:
Take one hard capsule and one soft capsule every day.
Take with food, preferably with breakfast.
For best results, take daily for at least three months.
May be used on an ongoing basis.
Safe to take alongside statins or cholesterol lowering medication.
Please Note: The beneficial effect is obtained with a daily intake of 2g of alpha-linolenic acid as part of a balanced diet.
Like the rest of the Optibac Probiotics range, 'For Your Cholesterol' does not require refrigeration. Store out of direct sunlight.
Full ingredients per hard capsule
Maltodextrin; 'AB-LIFE®' Live cultures: (Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7527, Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7528, Lactobacillus plantarum CECT 7529); vegetarian capsule: hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, titanium dioxide; anti-caking agent: silicon dioxide.
Full ingredients per soft capsule
Omega 3: Cold pressed virgin flaxseed oil (300mg of Alpha-linolenic acid); protection of Omega 3: extra virgin olive oil, Vitamin E (D alpha tocopherol); capsule: bovine gelatine (contains sulphites); humectant: glycerine.
Fatty acid typical concentration per capsule:
- Alpha-linolenic acid (Omega 3) 345mg.
- Linoleic acid (Omega 6) 105mg.
- Oleic acid (Omega 9) 123mg.
- Palmitic acid 33mg.
- Stearic acid 30mg.
Live cultures are not recommended for those with serious medical conditions eg. 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. Furthermore, pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking Saccharomyces boulardii, 'For travelling abroad', or natural plant extracts as in 'For daily immunity'.