Communicating the benefits of probiotics
BioGaia offers clinically proven and patented probiotic products to consumers all over the world. However, due to European regulatory rules, we are unable to communicate the effects or health benefits of our products. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) regulates all nutrition and health claims, and currently, there are no approved health claims for probiotics.
Contact a healthcare professional for more information about probiotics and the effects of good bacteria.
If you would like to learn more about your gut and your bacteria, continue reading below.
What are probiotics?
Probiotics are live microorganisms often referred to as good bacteria that can help to maintain a healthy balance of microorganisms in the gut. Probiotics are available in many forms, including supplements and fermented foods. Read more
The importance of gut bacteria
The balance of microorganisms, also known as the gut microbiota, plays a crucial role in maintaining the health and proper functioning of the digestive system as well as our overall health and well-being. Read more
There are many myths about probiotics. Are multi-strain probiotic products more effective than single-strain products? Does eating the right food contribute with enough healthy microorganisms to promote gut health? Read more
BioGaia's probiotic strains
Probiotic products with L. reuteri DSM 17938 are among the most researched probiotics in the world, with over 170 studies involving more than 17,000 individuals. Read more
Learn more about probiotics and BioGaia
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