Can be given to adults and children (from 1 year & over) with the following recommendations:
- Take one capsule daily with breakfast*, until antibiotics course is finished, and preferably for one week after.
- Continue taking until pack is completed and add a second pack if the antibiotic treatment lasts more than one week.
- Optibac Probiotic For Those on Antibiotics may be used on an ongoing basis.
*Can be taken at the same time as antibiotics - this product has been clinically trialled alongside antibiotics and found to reach the gut alive.
Please Note: Those individuals taking particularly long-term and/or high strength antibiotics may want to consider taking Optibac Probiotic for Every Day Extra Strength Capsules instead. Also, for anyone unable to swallow capsules, the contents of the capsule can be mixed with a cold meal or Beverage.
Optibac Probiotic For Those on Antibiotics do not require refrigeration. Store out of direct sunlight.
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'.