- MFG # UF50
- UPC # 755571031242
- The NCFM® strain of Lactobacillus acidophilus—a pure probiotic strain that has been extensively studied over the last 40 years. It helps maintain a healthy balance of intestinal flora‚ promote colon health‚ and supports the natural functioning of your immune and digestive systems.
- Bifidobacterium lactis—a probiotic that may increase the amount of intestinal flora in your gut‚ which may support immunity and digestion.
- Fructooligosacchrides—a plant sugar that serves as a source of food for beneficial bacteria by supporting their growth in your intestines.
- Globulin Protein Concentrate—made up of immunoglobulin proteins (immune defense protein-antibodies) derived from whey to help maintain a healthy intestinal environment.
Starting at birth‚ everyone acquires a colony of beneficial bacteria to ward off infections. Your intestinal microflora (healthy bacteria) includes species such as bifidobacteria and lactobacilli‚ which play an important role in your health and the prevention of disease. They represent a remarkable ecosystem that regulates immune system function. Once you acquire your quota of bacteria in the first few years of life‚ you generally maintain those same levels of bacterial species over your lifetime.
However‚ several factors can put those bacteria at risk. You can reduce the population of gut flora by taking pharmaceutical antibiotics‚ which kill good bacteria along with the bad. Frequent diarrhea‚ infections‚ and other internal complex processes can also interfere with bacterial balance. You can restore gut flora by consuming probiotic foods that contain live bacteria; good dietary sources include yogurt‚ sauerkraut‚ apple cider‚ Gouda cheese‚ and miso. However‚ a probiotic supplement may provide some help if you don’t eat those foods often.
Ultra Flora Plus by Metagenics is a powdered supplement that provides a pure blend (equal ratio) of 15 billion live organisms of two essential forms of bacteria: Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium lactis. It’s designed to provide intestinal and digestive support on multiple levels. It may be used to prevent bacterial infections‚ as well relieve the uncomfortable symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and certain food intolerances. It may also promote cardiovascular health.
Each scoop of Ultra Flora Plus provides:
Each container of freeze-dried powder formula contains 50 grams. The recommended dosage of Metagenics’ Ultra Flora Plus is ¼ teaspoon of powder mixed with four to six ounces of water‚ once or twice daily between meals‚ unless otherwise directed by your health care professional.
Metagenics creates innovative supplements that help people overcome the symptoms of chronic diseases and maintain their health. Quality and research is paramount‚ and has been since the company was founded in 1983. All active ingredients in Metagenics products have been demonstrated effective by third-party scientists. Its formulas have been imitated but never duplicated.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). These products are not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any disease or medical condition. Please consult your doctor before starting any exercise or nutritional supplement program or before using these or any product during pregnancy or if you have a serious medical condition.
1/4 TEASPOON (0.75 G) SUPPLIES:
Total Carbohydrate 1 g
A 50:50 blend of: 15 billion live organisms†
Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM® Strain
Bifidobacterium lactis BI-07
(formerly known as B. infantis††)
Globulin Protein Concentrate 560 mg
Ingredients: Fructooligosaccharides (FOS)‚ concentrate of immunoglobulin proteins from whey (milk)‚ Bifidobacterium lactis (milk‚ soy)‚ Lactobacillus acidophilus (milk)‚ and maltodextrin.
Contains: milk‚ soy.
This product is refrigerated
About 1/4 teaspoon (0.75 g) mixed with four to six ounces unchilled water one to two times daily between meals or as directed by your healthcare practitioner.
Consult your healthcare professional.
Keep this product refrigerated.
Allergy / Dietary Needs
- GMP Certification
- Wheat Free
- Corn Free
- Nuts Free
- Tree Nuts Free
- Fish Free
- Shellfish Free
- Artificial Color Free
- No Added Coloring
- Artificial Sweetener Free
- Artificial Flavor Free
- Artificial Preservative Free