Designed to support normal bowel movements and suited to those travelling or taking antibiotics; Ultra Probioplex™ Duo contains 4 different strains of live bacteria alongside Saccharomyces boulardii, blackberry extract and vitamin D.
A blend of 8.5 billion live bacteria and 6 billion Saccharomyces boulardii (a non-pathogenic yeast)
Guaranteed number of live bacteria until expiry date
No need to refrigerate; Ultra Probioplex™ Duo features ProtectAir technology so is stable at room temperature
Added blackberry fruit and leaf extract and vitamin D
Why choose Ultra Probioplex™ Duo?
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo is a unique duo combination of Saccharomyces boulardii and live bacteria that has superior stability and is ideal for those travelling or taking antibiotics.
This formula contains 8.5 billion extensively researched live bacteria strains and 6 billion Saccharomyces boulardii. The bacterial strains are L. acidophilus NCFM®, L. paracasei Lpc-37, B. lactis Bi-07® and Bi-04.
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo also contains vitamin D which contributes to the normal function of the immune system.
This formula features ProtectAir technology which guarantees the number of live bacteria and their quality without refrigeration until the expiry date.
Products containing live bacteria can vary hugely in strength, efficacy and safety with inferior products falling short for a number of reasons. At Nutri Advanced, we make sure that our products are manufactured to the highest possible standards to ensure that it reaches you in tip top condition. Our extensive range of products contain varying strains and quantities of live bacteria so there is one to suit every individual.
Which strains are included?
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo contains 4 strains of well-studied live bacteria: Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM®, Lactobacillus paracasei Lpc-37, Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-04, Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-07®.
The NCFM® strain of Lactobacillus acidophilus is an extensively tested and effective acidophilus strain.
Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-07® is an abundant type of bacteria in humans.
Saccharomyces boulardii is a unique, safe, non-pathogenic yeast that is antibiotic resistant.
The combination of the 4 strains of live bacteria used in Ultra Probioplex Duo have previously been demonstrated in a double-blind, placebo-controlled study to help restore the levels of good bacteria in the gut following antibiotic use.
The addition of Saccharomyces boulardii means this product is suitable for use both during and after antibiotic therapy.
Engelbrekston et al. Probiotics to minimize the disruption of faecal microbiota in healthy subjects undergoing antibiotic therapy. Journal of Medical Microbiology. May 2009, Volume 58, p 663-670
What is ProtectAir™?
ProtectAir™ is a triple action moisture defence system that protects the live probiotic bacteria so they can stay alive and at full strength at room temperature (30°C)
• 75% less moisture from the capsule itself
• 50% less moisture from the air inside the bottle.
• 75% less moisture activity in the probiotic
Who should take Ultra Probioplex™ Duo?
Ideal support whilst travelling or on holiday.
Not suitable for patients with a central venous catheter, critically ill patients or for patients with weakened immune function.
Is this product suitable for children?
Yes, this product can be taken from 3 years but the capsule may need to be split and opened for younger children.
Recommended dosage for children: 3 to 12 years: 1 capsule daily
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo is an exciting new formula providing not only 4 strains of live bacteria, but also Saccharomyces boulardii, as well as blackberry extract and vitamin D. This is a super stable formula that does not need to be refrigerated, making it perfect for “on the go” or when travelling.
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo may help support normal bowel movements and has broad gastrointestinal and immune system support functions.
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo contains 4 strains of well-studied live bacteria including L. acidophilus NCFM®, L. paracasei Lpc-37, B. lactis Bi-07® and Bi-04.
Each capsule provides 8.5 billion of these live organisms.
Saccharomyces boulardii is a non-pathogenic yeast strain isolated from the skins of tropical fruits. Each capsule of Ultra Probioplex™ Duo contains 6 billion Saccharomyces boulardii live organisms.
Blackberries (Rubus fructicosus L.) have a long traditional use, where they are known to support normal bowel movements. Dark-coloured berries, such as blackberries are rich in phenolic compounds including anthocyanins and ellagitannins, which may have positive health benefits.
Ultra Probioplex™ Duo also contains vitamin D, which contributes to the normal function of the immune system.
The exclusive ProtectAir production technology guarantees the number of live bacteria and their quality until the end of the best before date when stored at room temperature.
The ID Guarantee: The purity, clinical reliability, and predicted safety of Metagenics™ probiotic formulas are guaranteed through the scientific certification of strains with established health benefits. Assuring potency and high viability, each strain is also tested for acid tolerance and cell adherence in vitro.
Only 1-2 capsules per day are needed. Suitable for vegetarians and those who are dairy-free.
Each capsule typically contains
Blend of live bacteria:
8.5 billion live organisms*
Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM®
Lactobacillus paracasei Lpc-37
Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-04
Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-07®
6 billion live organisms
Blackberry fruit and leaf extract (Rubus fructicosus L.)
Vitamin D (cholecalciferol) (50iu)
*The exclusive ProtectAir production technology was specially developed by Metagenics. It guarantees the number of live bacteria and their quality until the end of the best-before date when stored at room temperature. * NRV is the Nutrient Reference Value ✝ NRV not yet established
This product is hypoallergenic / does not contain any of the 14 major allergens listed in Annex II (1169/2011) of the EU Food Information for Consumers Regulation.
Dosage 1-2 capsules daily, or as directed.
Not suitable for patients with a central venous catheter, critically ill patients or for patients with a weakened immune function (immunocompromised).
Can capsule be opened and sprinkled onto food? Yes
Are there any side effects from taking probiotics? You may experience a change in bowel function/habits for a few days which may present as a gurgling/wind/change in bowel frequency. This is perfectly natural with taking any probiotic and will generally settle down after a week or so. Reducing the dosage may help alleviate this.
Nutri Advanced supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet and healthy lifestyle. Results may vary between individuals.