***THIS PRODUCT REQUIRES REFRIGERATION AND MUST BE SHIPPED BY
"UPS NEXT DAY AIR". PLEASE CALL FOR A QUOTE - NOT ELIGIBLE FOR
VSL#3 "The Living Shield"
VSL#3 manufactured in Italy - No dairy. Cornstrach added to reduce moisture and
maintain the preservation of potency.
A medical food for the dietary management of ulcerative colitis, an ileal pouch or irritable
bowel syndrome. VSL#3 probiotic medical food consists of live freeze-dried lactic acid bacteria.
Each type of VSL#3 contains 8 strains of live bacteria namely Bifidobacterium breve,
Bifidobacterium longum, Bifidobacterium infantis, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus
plantarum, Lactobacillus paracasei, Lactobacillus bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus.
Unflavored VSL#3 contains one strain of streptococcus thermophilus, three strains of
bifidobacterium and four strains of lactobacillus in defined ratios.
Inactive ingredients: Cornstarch.
The powder packets are designed to be mixed into cold drinks such as water and juice
or foods like applesauce or yogurt. VSL#3 formulations should not be mixed with hot
drinks or foods, as heat may inactivate the bacteria. Once added to food, VSL#3
must be consumed immediately.