What are probiotics?

Probiotics are good bacteria that are found in food or supplements. The definition is ”Live microorganisms that, when administered in adequate amounts, confer a health benefit on the host.” (WHO/FAO, 2002)

Important criteria for qualifying as a true probiotic is that health benefits should be proven in clinical trials. Furthermore, a probiotic product must contain the same bacterial strain(s) and the same dose that was used in the clinical trials.

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Probiotics grounded in evolution Driven by science

Lactobacillus reuteri is one of few bacteria that has co-evolved with humans since the beginning of time, and because of that they are adapted to their host.

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About BioGaia

BioGaia is an innovative Swedish health care company and a world leader in probiotics.

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Our research

To date, 184 clinical studies using BioGaia’s human strains of L. reuteri have been performed on 15,500 individuals of all ages (February 2018).

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