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      Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula (60 Capsules)

      • Form: Capsules

      • Serving Size: 1 CAPSULE

      • Number Of Servings: 60 Servings

      • Price Per Serving:  ($0.83 / serving)

      • Weight: 3 OZ

      Product Label

        A unique beneficial product, 12 strains of lactic acid bacteria, including powerful proprietary TH10, are used in a complex 3-year fermentation process. These important substances create the proper GI environment in which all the body's unique blend of hundred of strains of friendly bacteria can flourish.

      Directions
      Loading dose for first 60 capsules (i.e., 5 caps in morning and 5 caps at bedtime. Best taken on an empty stomach with water). Thereafter, 2 to 4 caps per day, half in morning and half at bedtime. Children under age 6 -one capsule daily. Excessive consumption may have a mild laxative effect.

    • Does not contain
      Chemicals, artificial additives, chemical fertilizers, colorling agents or animal by-products., herbicides, pesticides, preservatives

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      Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula Supplement Facts

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      Supplement Facts

      Serving Size 1 CAPSULE

      Servings Per Container 60.000000

        Amount Per Serving % Daily Value
      PROPRIETARY FERMENTED CULTURESFERMENTED CULTURE MEDIUM OF FRUITS, VEGETABLES, MUSHROOMS AND SEAWEEDS CONTAINING NATURALLY OCCURING LACTIC ACID BACTERIA, PREBIOTICS, ENZYMES, BACTERIOCINS AND TRACE AMOUNTS OF VITAMIN, MINERALS AND AMINO ACIDS 0.42 Gm N/A*
      PROPRIETARY ORGANIC ACID BLENDCITRIC ACID, LACTIC ACID, FORMIC ACID, ACETIC ACID 1.27 Mg N/A*
      PROPRIETARY LACTIC ACID BACTERIA BLEND 900000000 Cfu N/A*

      *Daily value not established

      Other Ingredients:

      Lycium chinese, vitis colgnetiae, myrica rubra, laminaria japonica, morus australis, rubus buergeri, ekaeagnus montanam hizikai fusiforme, artemisia montana, plantago asiatica, mountain spring water. This product is 100 percent natural and totally vegetarian.

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      Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula Reviews

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      Essential Formulas IncorporatedDr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules
       
      4.0

      (based on 8 reviews)

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      75%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

      Pros

      • Effective (3)
      • Quality (3)

      Cons

      No Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily use (3)
        • Reviewer Profile:
        • Health conscious (3)

      Reviewed by 8 customers

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      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Best Probiotics Ever

      By working lady

      from Santa Paula

      About Me Health Conscious

      See all my reviews

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Effective
      • No Side Effects

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

        This product has completely helped with my digestive system and has improved my health.

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        worth the money

        By LW

        from New Hope, PA

        About Me Health Conscious

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Effective

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

          This product works. It keeps me from bloating which is my favorite feature! Otherwise I am always bloated. Other probiotics show no visible effect. I also never get sick. I suggested it to a friend who had been sick for months and she said she hasnt gotten sick since she started it.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Not for me

          By Mom of two

          from Wash, DC

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          Pros

          • No Side Effects

          Cons

          • Not Effective
          • Pricey

          Best Uses

            Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

            This product did not work for me. Tried it for several months with no success.

            (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            O hhira's Probiotics

            By Nina

            from Hawaii

            About Me Health Conscious

            Pros

            • Effective

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

              I love the convenience of these probiotics and being able to take them on trips.

              The quality is amazing how the doctor created his method of the probiotics being compatible to each other.
              I trust this product and have been using them for years now.

              (13 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Probiotic

              By Kristi L

              from Undisclosed

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                  Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

                  I have suffered with digestive problems my entire adult life, and can honestly say that this Probiotic has been a lifesaver. My doctor recommended I start taking Probiotics, but as a person who is allergic to both milk and soy, I searched a long time before I found a Probiotic I could take. I can honestly say this product has changed my life. It is easy to take, and does not cause bloating, and I have never felt better in my life!

                  (10 of 11 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  The Best Probiotics I've used so far.

                  By Blanca A

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                      Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

                      I had tried several diferent Probiotcs on the market. By far these have worked the best. I suffered from acid reflux and digestive issues that had disrupted my way of life for a number of years. I heard of ths produc by chance and went out and purchased it. I have been using it now for about 3 years and I feel so much better. I no longer have a burning sensation in my stomach. The thing I liked the most about this product is that it needs no refridgeration. So I can put in my purse or bag and take it when I need it. Yes it is a bit expensive but its worth it sine have felt so much better. I highly recommend Dr.Ohhira'S Probiotics 12 Plusto anyon who has had digestive issues like myself.

                      (23 of 24 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      1.0

                      Why is Carrageenan in this product

                      By A Vitamin Shoppe Customer

                      from Undisclosed

                      Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

                      I was excited about starting this product because I had read so many glowing reviews about it. However, when I reviewed the ingredients on the box, I learned that it includes carrageenan, which is a gelatin-like substance derived from seaweed. Many studies have linked this substance to gastrointestinal ulcers and cancer in rats and monkeys. A simple Google search will send you to these studies. Why then would this be in a product touted to improve gastrointestinal health?

                      >> A Vitamin Shoppe Customer commented on this review on 2011-01-09
                      This is helpful info., but needs to be more specific before deciding. From Web MD Carrageenan is SAFE for most people in food amounts. There is a chemically altered form of carrageenan that is available in France to treat peptic ulcers.

                      >> A Vitamin Shoppe Customer commented on this review on 2011-01-09
                      Very helpful review. I researched this further and it does appear that carrageenan is carcinogenic. It is VERY hard to find any pure clean probiotics in a pill form, magnesium stearate and lecithin that could be GMO is ubiquitous. Thanks again!

                      >> A Vitamin Shoppe Customer commented on this review on 2011-01-09
                      Perhaps the ingredients were updates and the carrageenan was removed? I no longer see it on the ingredient list. Guess I will contact the manufacturer directly.

                      (23 of 24 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Eased my Disgetive issues

                      By A Vitamin Shoppe Customer

                      from Undisclosed

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                          Comments about Essential Formulas Incorporated Dr. Ohhira'S Probiotics Original Formula - 60 Capsules:

                          I had been suffering from Heart Burn on a regular basis, so I started taking this probiotic daily and a digestive enzyme with each meal- and I have not had a instance of heartburn since about a week after I started taking. I find this probiotic to be very easy to swallow, as the gel capsule is very small.

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                          I like Dr. Ohhira's Probiotics, because it is one of the best product available. It really works.
                          Bernard N on Aug 11, 2015
                          Have received good referrals for the great GI benefits that this product provides. Having taken it for the past year and a half, it has given me a really good GI function that I did not have before taking this product.
                          Carlos R on Jun 23, 2015
                          recommended
                          Beverly K on Jul 13, 2015
                          A friend recommended using this product to clear my acne and so far I have been pleased with the results!
                          Alexandra A on Jun 17, 2015

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