Probiotics - Please post your internet links for Sources of brands of probiotics that you find useful

Probiotics, this topic is spread around the website with many good links for sources that participants here have found useful and reliable.  So in an attempt to find all that useful information I am starting the Subject - Probiotics located under the Forum Title Bookmarks on Specific Subject Areas.

I hope you add your resources here for ease of location.  From time to time I'll make more additions too.

Louise

Formulation - NSI Probiotic 15-35; http://dietarysupplements.nlm.nih.gov/dietary/detail.jsp?contain=14039026&name=NSI+Probiotic+15-35&pageD=brand

" 2 Capsules;    Proprietary Probiotic 15-35 Ultra Complex in VIABLEND(TM) (35 billion CFU** at time of manufacture.)(L. acidophilus, L. casei, L. rhamnosus, L. plantarum, B. bifidum, B. breve, B. infantis, B. longum, L. paracasei, L. salivarius, L. brevis, L. fermentum, L. helveticus, L. lactis, S. thermophilus)                                                           100 mg *

FOS (Fructooligosaccharides)     NutraFlora(R)             200 mg * "

 

  • CAP(TiniOnly): 06/07-02/09 for CFS
  • MethylationProtocolSupplements: Started08/08
  • Intermtnt CAP: 02/09-02/10
  • Full MethylProtocol & LDN 02/09
  • Off CAP: 02/10, cont LDN & MethlyProtocol support

Hi Louise,  I order Sigma Tau's VSL #3 from: 

www.vsl3.com

Joyce~caregiver-advocate in Dallas for Steve J (SPMS).  CAP since August 06, Cpn, Mpn, B. burgdorferi, systemic candidiasis, EBV, CMV & other herpes family viral infections, elevated heavy metals, gluten+casein sensitivity. 

Primadophilus Optima by Nature's way - 14 Probiotic Strains plus FOS 35 Billion CFU per cap

Saccharomyces Boulardii + MOS by Jarrow Formulas - 5 Billion per cap

DuraFlora - Bacillus coagulans (formerly know as Lactobacillus Spirogenes) by Source Naturals no refrigeration needed-  5 Billion cells per cap

Super Lactobacillus Probiotic Formula Blend by www.wholehealth.com        2 caps:  L. acidophilus 3.6 billion,  L. bulgaricus 6 million, L.bifidum 6 million, l.casei 1.2 billion, FOS Fruccolgossaccharides 40 mg

VSL#3:The Living Shield by VSL Pharmaceuticals inc. 225 Billion lactic acid bacteria per 2 capsule serving:   Streptococcus thermophilis, Bididobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium longum, Bifodobacterium infantis, Bibfido Lactis, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lacobacillus plantarum, Lactobacillus paracasei, Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus

Primal Defense  and Primal Defense Ultra(Saccharomyes boulardii in a higher concentration) by Garden of Life both have combinatrion of 14 strains.

Kefir (Cultured Milk Probiotic Plain Unsweetened) by Lifeway 10 Live and active Kefir Cultures; L. casei, L.lactis, L acidophilus, L. Plantarium, L.rhamnosus, S. diacytlactis, B.Bacterium Longum, Leuconostoc cremoris, B. Bacterium breve. 

ABXSupport http://www.protherainc.com/prod/proddetail.asp?id=K-ABX

This related link may be of some help; http://www.cpnhelp.org/list_probiotic_bacteria

  • CAP(TiniOnly): 06/07-02/09 for CFS
  • MethylationProtocolSupplements: Started08/08
  • Intermtnt CAP: 02/09-02/10
  • Full MethylProtocol & LDN 02/09
  • Off CAP: 02/10, cont LDN & MethlyProtocol support

  • CAP(TiniOnly): 06/07-02/09 for CFS
  • MethylationProtocolSupplements: Started08/08
  • Intermtnt CAP: 02/09-02/10
  • Full MethylProtocol & LDN 02/09
  • Off CAP: 02/10, cont LDN & MethlyProtocol support

UK Higher Nature

I've settled on these 2 products for several years.

Probio-Daily, 150 million Lactobacillus Sporogene. I take x 2  for maintenance.

When things get uncomfortable/gassy, 1 month or less on intensive gets things under control again.

Probio-Intensive High Potency, four strain; in the order of 9 billion viable organisms.

Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Bifidobacterium lactis, Bifidobacterium bifidum.

                                          highernature.co.uk

for same products at Nutricentre ask for "ME/CFS superloop group code discount" 20-25% off at:               

                                          nutricentre.com  [don't confuse with Tesco NutriCentre.com]

I take VSL #3. My insurance covers it, and I get about 6 months worth for a single copay (taking a half packet a day).
Started ABX around 2/15/10 for CFS. Positive IgG, IgA, IgM for Cpn. Also HHV-6, CMV, EBV. 400mg Doxy, 250mg Azith MWF, Tini pulses.