Essential Formulas Inc. Dr. Ohhira's Probiotics, Original Formula

100 capsules | $0.60/Capsule
Advertised Price: $71.96
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Why You’ll Love It

Dr. Ohhira merged modern science with ancient Japanese fermentation artistry to create a product unlike any other probiotic supplement on the market. A three-year fermentation process at seasonal temperatures encourages survival of the strongest bacteria and makes the blend (12 Probiotic Strains) stable without refrigeration. Add Dr. Ohhira's Probiotics® to your ongoing plan for whole health and reap the benefits: -Relieves occasional gas and heartburn* -Maintains healthy intestinal pH and digestive function* -Enhances absorption of...

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About This Brand

Essential Formulas Inc.

Good overall health often starts with an efficient digestive system. For that reason, if you're not doing all you can to maintain or encourage strong digestion, you may be doing yourself a disservice. With its top-notch, all-natural probiotics, Essential Formulas can help you start living a healthier life. With a blend of 12 different strains of "good" gut bacteria, you can start on the path...
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Other Ingredients: mountain spring water, safflower oil, beeswax, lecithin, capsule (tapioca processed from Manihot utilissima root, glycerin, carrageenan and caramel color). Lactic acid bacteria used in fermentation: Bifidobacterium breve ssp. breve, Bifidobacterium infantis ssp. infantis, Bifidobacterium longum, Enterococcus faecalis TH10, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillis brevis, Lactobacillus bulgaricus, Lactobacillus casei ssp. cassei, Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus helveticus ssp. jugurti, Lactobacillus plantarum, and Streptococcus thermophilus.

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Nutrition information

Serving Size:
1 capsule
Servings Per
Amount per serving
% daily value
Proprietary Fermented Culture
0.42 g
fermented culture medium of fruits, vegetables, mushrooms and seaweeds containing lactic acid bacteria prebiotics, enzymes, bacteriocine and trace amounts of vitamins, minerals and amino acids
Proprietary Organic Acid Blend
1.27 mg
citric acid, lactic acid, formic acid, acetic acid
Proprietary Lactic Acid Bacteria Blend
900 million CFU
† Daily Value Not Established

53 Members have left reviews!

Super affordable

Posted   by Reanna from Oracle, Arizona
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This was a great product at a great price. No negative side effects and they are small which is convenient.
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The Real Deal

Posted   by Joelle from Monsey, New York
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Great probiotics the best fermented quality!
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Daily Staple

Posted   by Megan from SAN MATEO, California
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This is a good option for a non refrigerated probiotic. I keep these in my purse so I'm reminded to take it throughout the day.
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Best on the market

Posted   by Monique from WESTFIELD, New Jersey
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An ND recommended it to me. Major improvement w my stomach and infection.
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Favorite probiotic

Posted   by Courtney from Richland, Michigan
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I've tried a lot some very expensive and nothing compares to these for me, I keep coming back.
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Dr. Ohhira’s probiotics

Posted   by Cindy from FLAGLER BEACH, Florida
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This is the only probiotic that triple the benefit like he does. Read how it’s handled and know this is a good source...
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Great product

Posted   by Heather from Jersey City, New Jersey
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I especially love it because it does not need refrigeration
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A travel must have

Posted   by Victoria from EUGENE, Oregon
If you frequently travel to rural and underdeveloped places, you NEED this probiotic. Growing up traveling between Mexico and the U.S, I thought that I could handle any type of street food. At 17 I fell ill with salmonella on a trip to Mexico and my stomach never quite recovered. Since then, every time I would visit family I would fall ill and require antibiotics, or I would have diarrhea for the entire duration of the trip. That is, until I discovered these probiotics. After nearly 10 years of falling ill during bi-annual trips to Mexico, taking these probiotics is the only thing that has kept my stomach happy and away from a Mexican pharmacy. I have tried other probiotics when feeling ill and none work like Dr. Ohhira's. These are pricey probiotics, so I normally take another probiotic throughout the year as maintenance and reserve the Dr. Ohhira's in the event of an upset stomach or any situation that requires I turbo charge my gut. I had 13 American friends attend an event with me in rural Mexico and told them to take this probiotic before, during and post the event. Not one of them got sick! I'm talking eating pork cooked out in a rural outdoor fire stove and rice doused in lard. At the first sign of an upset stomach, I take 5 of these. Then I lower the dose to 1-2 every few hours until I the pain has subsided. The following day I'll take 1-3 a day for maintenance. This is not medical advice, only what I have found works for me. These probiotics are a miracle and I am no longer made fun of for having a weak stomach.
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Great product.

Posted   by monica from HOPKINS, Minnesota
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love these probiotics
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Why the unhealthy extras

Posted   by Erin from BELOIT, Wisconsin
I wanted to continue to order this on auto order but the Carregeenan that causes stomach dmistress and caramel color that is a proven carcinogenic are in your formula. They have anti- health benefits will you remove them ??
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