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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, and are important in supporting digestive and immune health.*

While present in some whole foods, probiotics can also be taken daily to supplement the good bacteria already living naturally in the digestive tract. Different types of probiotic bacteria, such as Bifidobacterium, support digestive health.

TruBiotics® is formulated to help replenish your body's good bacteria and support digestive and immune health by supporting the 70% of your immune system found in the digestive tract.*

Why are probiotics important?

Factors such as diet 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 to support 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 support 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 species for digestive health and immune health support— Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium animalis.* Both closely resemble your body's natural good bacteria.

How do I open the new bottle?

Place your thumb under the lip of the cap and push up. 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.)

How to open the new TruBiotics® bottle. See how it's done

Why is TruPreserve® 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.

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 support the 70% of your immune system found in the digestive tract by replenishing your body's good bacteria.*

How many live colony forming units (CFUs) are in each capsule?

TruBiotics® assures 1.5 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® can be taken in addition to your daily multivitamin to support your digestive health and the 70% of your immune system that is located in the digestive tract.*

Can I take TruBiotics® with my prescription medicines?

If you are taking any prescription medications, you should talk to your doctor first 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, ask a healthcare professional before using TruBiotics®.

Does TruBiotics® contain milk?

Yes, TruBiotics® does contain milk and is not lactose‐free. Therefore, it should not be taken by people who have allergies to milk or are lactose intolerant.

Is there soy in TruBiotics®?

No, TruBiotics® does not contain soy.

Does TruBiotics® come in capsule or powder form?

TruBiotics® comes in two forms—a small, easy‐to‐swallow capsule and our new SmoothMint Chews. 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.

Is TruBiotics® a laxative?

No, TruBiotics® is a probiotic supplement designed to support your digestive health.*

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*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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