- PROBIOTIC BLEND: A probiotic blend in a whole food base supporting healthy intestinal flora.* Featuring 1 billion organisms, it promotes positive probiotic balance and supports a healthy immune system.*
- STRAIN VERIFIED: Probiotic Strain Verified products are NOW® probiotic products in which the probiotic strains have been analyzed and their identity verified using the cutting-edge RiboPrinter® microbial characterization system.
- NON-GMO: This product is suitable for lacto-vegetarians. It may contain trace levels of dairy protein.
- GMP Quality Assured: NPA A-rated GMP certification means that every aspect of the NOW manufacturing process has been examined, including our laboratory/testing methods (for stability, potency, and product formulation).
- Packaged in the USA by a family owned and operated company since 1968.
NOW® Probiotic Defense™ is a combination of friendly probiotic bacteria, including clinically validated strains, blended into a fermented whole food base. NOW® Probiotic Defense™ combines 13 active bacterial strains formulated to support gastrointestinal health and immune system function.* FOS (fructo-oligosaccharide) is also included in this product to assist healthy growth of Acidophilus and Bifidus organisms.* This product is suitable for lacto-vegetarians. It may contain trace levels of dairy protein. Natural color variation may occur in this product. The probiotic strains in this product have been identity-verified using DNA-fingerprinting technology.
Take 1 capsule 3 times daily with water, preferably on an empty stomach. Start with 1 capsule per day and gradually increase to 3 capsules per day. Refrigeration Recommended.
For adults only. Consult physician if pregnant/nursing, taking medication (especially immune-suppressing drugs), or have a medical condition (especially if immune system is compromised). Keep out of reach of children. Suitable for lacto-vegetarians. May contain trace levels of dairy protein.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.California Proposition 65 WARNING:
⚠WARNING: Consuming this product can expose you to chemicals, including lead, which are known to the State of California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov/food