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Alflorex® Frequently Asked Questions

We've collected the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions about Alflorex®. If you have further questions or queries please don't hesitate to contact us.

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Why is Alflorex different?

Alflorex is the only product in Ireland that contains the unique 35624 bacterial culture.

This culture has been clinically tested by leading Scientists and Gastroenterologists. The results have been published in a wide range of scientific journals.

The 35624 culture in Alflorex is a bacterial culture that occurs naturally in the human gut. It's part the Bifidobacterium family, one of the first kinds of bacteria passed by mothers to their babies at birth.

Is the bacterial culture in Alflorex natural?

Yes. Alflorex contains the natural Bifidobacterium 35624 culture, a bacterial culture that occurs naturally in the human gut. It's part of the Bifidobacterium family of bacteria that are given by mother to baby at birth.

To ensure this natural culture reaches your gut with its properties intact, we have created a special formulation and confirmed it's activity in the gut using the highest standards of scientific testing and human clinical trials.

This stable formulation also means that Alflorex does not need refrigeration.  

Will Alflorex reach my bowel in peak condition?

Yes. The 35624 culture in Alflorex has been shown in 2 clinical trials and in scientific publications to remain active right through the digestive system and to reach the bowel with its properties intact.

Its now the #1 recommended bacterial culture by Gastroenterologists in the US.

How many bacteria does each capsule of Alflorex contain?

A single Alflorex capsule contains around 1 billion live bacteria, or 1x109 colony forming units (CFUs), at the time of manufacture.

The quantity of bacteria provided in each capsule has been chosen for optimal balance in the gut. 

The dose in the capsule remains effective throughout its shelf life.

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