Viridian Children's Synbiotic Powder is a powdered Food supplement for your child, which contains a unique mix of Probiotics & Prebiotics for the maintenance of a their gut. Some 100 trillion bacteria populate your little one's gut, a number that is ten times greater than the number of cells in the human Body. Because of the sheer size and importance of the gut bacteria, this microbial population can be viewed as a bacterial organ, about the size of the liver and just as important.
- Dairy Free.
- Pleasant tasting.
- Features buffered vitamin C (calcium ascorbate).
- Vitamin C aids in the Immune System & contributes to normal psychological function.
- A blend of 4 strains of the good gut bacteria species which are frequently found in food supplements.
What will Viridian Children's Synbiotic Powder do for my child?
Pleasant tasting Viridian Children's Synbiotic Powder can be taken from the spoon, added to drinks or mixed into (cold) foods. It includes the unique Prebiotic FS2-60, which offers full-spectrum prebiotic oligosaccharide and plant-derived inulin. FS2-60 is not digested, as it is utilised by the friendly flora to increase colonisation of Lactobacilli and the Bifidobacteria whilst reducing the foothold of unfriendly species. It also features buffered source of Vitamin C which contributes to normal Collagen formation for the normal function of Bones, cartilage, Skin, gums and teeth.
What's the difference between probiotics & prebiotics?
Probiotics are good bacteria that can help improve the health of your gut, by restoring your natural balance. Some probiotics also have beneficial health effects, reducing digestive issues or increasing your resistance to infection, for example. Prebiotics are natural fibres that improve the balance of good gut bacteria and effect of probiotics by providing substrate for their growth.
How many types of gut bacteria are there?
There are some 400 species of bacteria in the gut including bacteroides, lactobacillus, clostridium, fusobacterium, bifidobacterium, eubacterium, and peptostreptococcus. Good gut bacteria species which are frequently found in food Supplements include lactobacillus and bifidobacterium species. Modern lifestyle factors including Stress, alcohol, antibiotics, lack of exercise and junk food can cause an imbalance in your bacteria, decreasing the good ones such as the aforementioned Lactobacillus and Bifidobacteria. So, as you can see, it is critical to the maintenance of human health that a balance is preserved between these species.
Why is gut health important?
As a food supplement, take 1-4 grams of Viridian Synbiotic Children's Powder or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Recommended intake per age group:
1-4 yrs (1g) â€¢ 4-8 yrs (2g) â€¢ 8-11 yrs (3g) â€¢ 11-14 yrs (4g).
- Keep out of the reach of young children.
- Do not exceed the recommended daily dose.
- Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied and balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.
Total viable good bacteria count: 2 billion, Lactobacillus acidophilus NCIMB 30157, Lactobacillus acidophilus NCIMB 30156, Bifidobacterium lactis NCIMB 30172, Bifidobacterium bifidum NCIMB 30153, Vitamin C (calcium ascorbate) 50mg, Prebiotic FS2-60* 835mg, *Full spectrum prebiotic oligosaccharide and plant-derived inulin).
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