• WHAT IS BIOGAIA PROTECTIS?

    BioGaia ProTectis is a probiotic supplement that helps to keep tummies in balance and promotes digestive comfort and immune health.* BioGaia ProTectis contains L. reuteri Protectis, a special probiotic that has been tested in numerous studies and proven both effective and safe for children of all ages.*

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  • WHY IS L. REUTERI PROTECTIS SPECIAL?

    L. reuteri Protectis is special because it naturally colonizes the human digestive tract. It is even found naturally in the milk of breastfeeding mothers. In fact, it is among the first bacterial species to become naturally established in the digestive system of a newborn. With its exceptional and documented health benefits, L. reuteri Protectis is considered a truly superior probiotic.

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  • HOW DOES BIOGAIA PROTECTIS WORK?

    All children have digestive issues from time to time. One of the causes of occasional digestive upset is not having enough good bacteria in the digestive system. By helping to maintain a healthy balance in the digestive system, BioGaia ProTectis can promote digestive comfort.*

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  • HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO FEEL THE EFFECTS OF TAKING BIOGAIA PROTECTIS?

    Children who take BioGaia ProTectis to promote digestive comfort may notice an effect after 2-4 days.* It may take longer, if for instance, the child is taking a medication affecting the digestive tract function.*

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  • WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN BIOGAIA PROTECTIS PRODUCTS?

    BioGaia ProTectis is available in three easy-to-use delivery systems: drops, straws and chewable tablets. Each contain the same recommended dose of L. reuteri Protectis and dosage is the same for all ages. Simply choose the BioGaia ProTectis product that’s best for you.

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  • IS BIOGAIA PROTECTIS A DRUG?

    No. BioGaia ProTectis is a probiotic supplement.

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  • CAN I GIVE MY CHILD BIOGAIA PROTECTIS EVERYDAY?

    Yes. Children’s digestive systems get bombarded daily by allergens, pollutants and potentially harmful bacteria. This constant exposure can upset the natural balance in their digestive system. BioGaia ProTectis helps to maintain a natural balance.* A daily dose of BioGaia ProTectis helps to strengthen your child’s natural defenses to keep them going strong.*

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  • WHEN IS THE BEST TIME OF DAY TO TAKE BIOGAIA PROTECTIS?

    BioGaia ProTectis can be taken any time of the day.

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  • DOES BIOGAIA PROTECTIS NEED TO BE TAKEN WITH FOOD?

    No. BioGaia ProTectis can be taken with or without food.

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  • CAN I USE BIOGAIA PROTECTIS WITH ORAL ELECTROLYTE SOLUTIONS?

    Yes. Oral electrolyte solutions are designed to be given to infants and children to prevent dehydration due to diarrhea or vomiting. Consult with your child’s doctor before using BioGaia ProTectis or oral electrolyte solutions.

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Shornikova AV, et al. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 1997;24(4):399-404.

*These statements have not bees evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This Product is not intended to diagnose, or prevent any desease.