Pro6-Infant 10 Billion CFU probiotic powder
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Pro6-Infant™ 60 gram probiotic powder by Spectrumceuticals® is a practitioner quality gluten and dairy free Australian made infant specific formula containing 6 strains of beneﬁcial micro-organisms with 10 billion colony forming units (CFUs) per gram.
Pro6-Infant™ powder is formulated to contain 6 strains of beneficial micro-organisms with 10 billion colony forming units (CFUs) per gram.
Pro6-Infant™ powder contains probiotics, which help support the health and function and integrity of the gastrointestinal tract.
Pro6-Infant™ powder contains probiotics that help support normal immune system function and which assist with the digestion and
absorption of nutrients.
It also contains Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG which may reduce the frequency and severity of mild abdominal pain in children with medically diagnosed Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
Directions for use: Take 1 gram daily (2 level scoops of provided spoon equals 1 gram), with meals, or as directed by your healthcare professional. For reducing the frequency and severity of mild abdominal pain in children with medically diagnosed Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), take 1 gram twice daily. Powder can be mixed into juice, water or a smoothie.
Active Ingredients: Aust L 283698
Each gram contains:
| Lactobacillus rhamnosus strain GG
|| 3 billion
| Bifidobacterium bifidum Bb-01
|| 2 billion
| Bifidobacterium lactis Bs-01
|| 2 billion
| Bifidobacterium infantis Bi-02
|| 1 billion
| Bifidobacterium breve Br-03
|| 1 billion
| Bifidobacterium longum Bl-03
|| 1 billion
| Total CFU Count
|| 10 billion
L-Lactate producing strains of probiotic account for 100% of the formulation.
Made from local and imported GMO free ingredients.
Does not contain added: Wheat, gluten, milk (including casein and lactose), shellfish, egg, fish, peanuts or tree nuts, artificial flavourings or colourings, gelatin or yeast.
Excipients: Tapioca maltodextrin and silica colloidal anhydrous.
Directions for use – refer FAQs tab
INDICATION 1: Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG may reduce the frequency and severity of mild abdominal pain in children with medically diagnosed Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
INDICATION 2: Contains the probiotics Bifidobacterium bifidus, Bifidobacterium lactis, Bifidobacterium infantis, Bifidobacterium longum, Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus rhamnosus which support the health and function of the immune system.
INDICATION 3: Contains probiotics, which help support the health and function of the gastrointestinal tract (GIT). Contains probiotics, which support gastrointestinal health. Contains Bifidobacterium bifidus, Bifidobacterium lactis, Bifidobacterium infantis, Bifidobacterium longum, Bifidobacterium breve and Lactobacillus rhamnosus, which support the health and function of the digestive tract. Contains probiotics, which support the integrity of the digestive tract.
INDICATION 4: Contains Lactobacillus and Bifidobacteria probiotics, which may assist in supporting the health and function of the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) following antibiotic therapy.
Contains probiotics/friendly bacteria, which may assist in maintaining healthy gut microflora.
INDICATION 5: Probiotics may assist in maintaining and stabilising healthy gut microflora.
Contains Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG a probiotic/ friendly bacteria that may assist in maintaining healthy gut microflora.
INDICATION 6: Contains probiotics, which may assist with the digestion and absorption of nutrients. Contains probiotics, which may assist in the digestion and absorption of nutrients.
INDICATION 7: Probiotic supplementation supports gastrointestinal/gut health. Probiotic supplementation may support the health of the digestive system.
On the bottle the directions say ‘Take 1 gram daily, with meals, or as directed by your healthcare professional’, how do I know that the dosage prescribed for my infant is appropriate?
Directions for use: Take 1 gram daily (2 level scoops of provided spoon equals 1 gram), with meals, or as directed by your healthcare professional.
Spectrumceuticals suggest the following dosage protocol to healthcare practitioners for infants prescribed the Pro6-Infant™ probiotic powder formula:
Age of Infant Dosage
| One scoop/0.5 grams
1 gram = 10 billion cfu
| Preterm infant (<36 weeks gestation)
| Term infant- 6months
| 6-12 months
| 1-2 years
|2yrs and above
How do I administer Pro6-Infant™ to babies that are not eating solid foods?
There are a number of ways to administer probiotic powders to babies. You can mix the powder with breastmilk and administer with a feeding syringe or from a bottle if bottle-feeding. Another way is to put some powdered probiotic on a finger and let them suck. Alternatively, you can put the powder directly on the nipple or sprinkle it on their tongue.
Will babies react to the taste of Pro6-Infant™ and refuse to take it?
Pro6-Infant™ powder is generally considered tasteless, so it is unlikely that your baby will react to the addition of it in their milk or food.
When is the best time of day to administer Pro6-Infant™?
With infants ideally, probiotics should be taken with feeding.
Can Pro6-Infant™ be taken while also administering antibiotics?
Pro6-Infant™ is believed to be compatible with most types of drugs, however always consult with your doctor regarding medications and interactions. If taken with antibiotics, Pro6-Infant™ should be consumed away from antibiotic doses thereby maximising its efficacy.
Can Pro6-Infant™ be taken by both pregnant and breastfeeding women?
Deciding on which probiotic to take while pregnant or breastfeeding is guided by the prescription of your healthcare practitioner. Your practitioner will know what potency will be most suited to your specific case. The probiotic strains in Pro6-Infant™ have been studied for safety in pregnant and lactating women.
What if infants present with bloating symptoms?
Mild bloating may occur during the first few days after starting use. This is usually due to the changing intestinal microflora. If you or your infant experiences bloating, you may need to reduce the daily intake to allow this adjustment.
If diarrhoea persists for more than 6 hours in infants under 6 months; 12 hours in children under 3 years; 24 hours in children aged 3–6 years; or 48 hours in adults and children over 6 years, seek medical advice. Drink plenty of water.
If symptoms persist consult your healthcare practitioner.
What happens if Pro6-Infant™ products are left at room temperature?
Pro6-Infant™ can be stored at room temperature (approximately 25°C) for up to two weeks without having a major effect on potency. If it is left at room temperature for longer periods of time or exposed to excessive heat, the number of beneficial bacteria can greatly reduce.
Spectrumceuticals’ products are practitioner-prescribed integrative medicines listed on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods.
Our products are exclusively supplied to healthcare professionals as described in section 42AA of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 and retail sale should only occur after consultation with a patient.
It is the practitioner’s responsibility to ensure that, in distributing any products, they comply with any applicable State and Federal laws in Australia (including the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989), regulating the public display and sale of goods.
Our products may not be advertised in print or electronic media without prior authorisation from us.
—60 gram probiotic powder
—Amber glass 150ml bottle with 38mm tamper evident cap
—Heat foil induction seal with 1g silica sachet
—24 month shelf life from date of manufacture
—Barcode EAN: 934750700265
—Product Order Code: 130265
—Gluten and Dairy Free Requires refrigeration
—Shelf stable whilst in transit, refrigerate to store
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