FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Can my child take Probaclac chewable every day ?

Absolutely, the intestinal flora of a child is often disturbed by stress, adaptation problems or other surrounding factors, which can cause irregularities. It is therefore very important to support them with probiotics that will help keep their intestinal flora healthy.


Can I take Probaclac probiotics every day ?

Absolutely, taking probiotics every day stimulates your white blood cells which benefits your immune system. Probiotics taken daily will also help strengthen your intestinal flora, help digest food and reduce food intolerances and allergies in the long term.


With age, your immune system weakens, did you know ?

The intestinal flora undergoes changes throughout your life, from early childhood to advanced adulthood, it adapts and evolves. However, around the age of fifty, the population of Bifidobacteria naturally decreases drastically which acts on the immune system, this is why it is important to consume probiotics with a good concentration of Bifidobacteria.


What is the ideal concentration of a daily probiotic ?

It is recommended to consume between 10 and 20 billion probiotic bateria per day in order to have a beneficial effect, whether they are taken for support or prevention. All our formulas are appropriately dosed for a daily consumption or in treatment.


Do I have to keep the probiotics in the fridge once the bottle is open ?

Our probiotics are stable at room temperature and do not have to be refrigerated. Our probiotics are guaranteed until the expiration date if kept in a cool, dry place.


Can Probaclac Travelers help me if I have intestinal problems during my trip ?

Yes, if you have not taken Probaclac Travelers in prevention before your departure, it is recommended to take 1 to 2 capsules per day during your stay to restore your intestinal flora.


How to make sure the cranberry concentration is effective ?

What is important is the amount of PAC (proanthocyanidins) which is the active ingredient found in cranberries. They prevent bad bacteria from getting into the bladder.


Can Probaclac Vaginal be used for prevention ?

Yes, in this case, it is not necessary to use the product 14 days in a row. The product can therefore be used a few days at a time.


If my child is a toddler, how can I give him Probaclac ?

Our new Probaclac for Kids formula is now available in an openable capsule, it allows you to sprinkle probiotics on any food or beverage while keeping their benefits.


Why should we take probiotics during antibiotic therapy ?

Antibiotics destroy not only the bad bacteria but also the good ones, which has the effect of offsetting the intestinal flora. The new Probaclac GI is specifically designed for antibiotic use, it helps control infectious diarrhea and reduces the risk of diarrhea associated with antibiotic use. It is therefore important to take 1 capsule 2 hours after taking the antibiotic.


When should I take Probaclac?

Probaclac should be taken with meals, unless you are taking antibiotics, in which case Probaclac should be taken 2 hours after taking the antibiotics.


Can I open the capsule?

Yes. If you do not wish to swallow the capsule, you can sprinkle the content into foods such as yogurt or apple sauce, or beverages such as milk or water.


Can I take Probaclac if I am lactose intolerant?

Yes, you can take Probaclac if you are lactose intolerant. One of the properties of Probaclac is the production of lactase, which metabolizes lactose.


Can pregnant women take Probaclac?

Yes, probiotics have been proven to be safe and harmless, and there is no reason to avoid taking Probaclac, because it is beneficial for both the mother and the unborn child.


When should I start taking Probaclac if I am planning to travel outside of the country?

Start taking Probaclac 10 days before you leave, take it throughout your trip, and finish the bottle when you return home.


What is the difference between yogurt and probiotics in capsules?

Yogurt is a good food, but it is not an effective probiotic supplement. Commercial yogurts contain insufficient concentrations of probiotics. In addition, the bacterial strains that are used in yogurts are selected for their ability to survive in dairy products. Human strains, which are the most beneficial, do not tend to survive well in dairy products.


Can I take Probaclac if I am also taking blood-thinners (e.g.: Coumadin)?

Yes, you can take Probaclac. Probiotics have no effect on the blood’s ability to clot.


When should I take Probaclac if I am taking antibiotics?

There should be a two-hour interval between taking antibiotics and taking probiotics, so Probaclac should be taken either two hours before or two hours after taking antibiotics.


Can I take Probaclac if I am taking medication?

As a general rule, if a medication must be taken on an empty stomach, it is preferable to wait 2 hours after taking the medication before taking a probiotic. Probaclac does not interact with other medications, which means that it can be taken with medication.

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