Get answers to frequently asked questions
What are probiotics?
The term “probiotic” means “for life,” and for good reason. Probiotics are good bacteria like those that live naturally in the digestive tract.
Probiotics are present in some whole foods, and probiotic supplements can also be taken daily to help restore a healthy balance of good bacteria. Different types of probiotic bacteria, such as Bifidobacterium, support digestive health, while others, such as Lactobacilli, are also shown to support immune health by supporting the 70% of your immune system found in the digestive tract.
TruBiotics is formulated with both types of good bacteria to help both your digestive and immune systems work at their best.*
Why are probiotics important?
Factors such as diet, antibiotics, stress and travel can impact the good bacteria in your body. That’s why it can be important to replenish your body’s good bacteria with probiotics every day. Probiotics can be an important addition to a healthy you.
TruBiotics is formulated to help replenish your body’s good bacteria that support your digestive system and the 70% of your immune system that is located in your digestive tract.*
What is TruBiotics?
TruBiotics®is a good way to naturally help support digestive and immune health every day.* It is a daily probiotic supplement that naturally helps strengthen both your digestive system and the 70% of your immune system found in your digestive tract by replenishing your body’s good bacteria.
What’s in TruBiotics?
TruBiotics contains a blend of two of the most common probiotic types for digestive health and immune health support— Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium.* Both closely resemble your body’s natural good bacteria.
Why is TruPreserve packaging important?
When choosing a probiotic product, it’s important to choose one in which the probiotics are assured to be live and active when ingested. TruPreserve is a uniquely designed canister exclusive to TruBiotics that assures the probiotics are live and active up to the date of expiration found on the package.
How do I open the TruBiotics TruPreserve canister?
- Step #1: Place your thumb under the lip of the cap and push up.
- Step #2: When opening your bottle of TruBiotics for the first time, the tab attached to the cap should “break away” from the bottle. (New bottles can be identified by the new lot code format, which is only 5 digits.) Close securely after using.
Who should take TruBiotics?
TruBiotics is for men and women who want to do more for their health everyday by supporting their digestive and immune health. TruBiotics is a daily probiotic supplement that naturally helps strengthen both your digestive system and the 70% of your immune system found in your digestive tract by replenishing your body’s good bacteria.*
How many live colony forming units (CFUs) are in each capsule?
TruBiotics assures 2 billion live colony forming units (CFUs) are in each capsule up to the date of expiration found on the package. Probiotics are live microorganisms and should be alive at the time of consumption. To ensure you know you’re getting the labeled amount of bacteria, TruBiotics lists the live bacteria count (colony forming units, or CFUs) at the time of product expiration rather than at time of manufacture.
Is TruBiotics a replacement for my multivitamin?
No, TruBiotics is a probiotic supplement designed to support your digestive health and immune health. TruBiotics works with your body to keep your digestive system running smoothly and your immune system operating at its peak.* Trubiotics can be taken in addition to a daily multivitamin.
Can I take TruBiotics with my prescription medicines?
If you are taking any prescription medications, you should talk to your doctor before using TruBiotics.
Is it safe to take TruBiotics every day? When is the best time to take TruBiotics?
Yes, TruBiotics is safe to be taken every day by men and women who want to do more for their health every day by supporting their digestive and immune health.*
You can take one capsule any time of day, as directed. It is recommended that you take TruBiotics with food and at the same time every day, so it becomes part of your daily health routine. TruBiotics works naturally with your body to help support your digestive and immune health by supporting the 70% of your immune system found in the digestive tract.*
Can children take TruBiotics?
Children over three years of age can take one serving of TruBiotics daily with food.
Can I take TruBiotics if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or have any medical condition, ask a healthcare professional before using TruBiotics.
Is TruBiotics dairy-free; does it contain milk?
TruBiotics vegetarian capsules contain skim milk powder. If allergic to milk/dairy, avoid taking the product.
Does TruBiotics come in capsule or powder form?
TruBiotics comes in a small, easy-to-swallow capsule. If you prefer the powder form, the capsule can be broken and the powder can be sprinkled into food and/or cold beverages.
Does TruBiotics need to be refrigerated?
No, TruBiotics does not need to be refrigerated. Trubiotics Vegetarian Capsules should be stored at room temperature. Avoid excessive heat. It is important to close the vial cap after every use.
Is TruBiotics a laxative?
No, TruBiotics is a probiotic supplement designed to support your digestive and immune health. Trubiotics works with your body to help keep your digestive system running smoothly and your immune system operating at its peak.*
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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