How does VSL#3 differ from other probiotic products on the market?
VSL3 is a high potency probiotic formula made up of eight different strains of live bacteria that have been carefully cultivated and mixed in a ratio that maximizes the probiotic content. The highest number of bacteria and the unique choice of strains gives VSL3 a dramatic degree of potency.
It has been said that VSL#3 capsules are about 10-100 times* more potent than the average probiotic.
[*Source: AC Nielsen, Dec. 2009. Average bacteria claimed by product manufacturers was between 1 and 10 billion per capsule or tablet]
- VSL3 is the probiotic proven effective in controlled clinical trials.
- VSL3 contains 8 beneficial strains acting like a 'Living Shield'. When comparing other available products, you should consider the number of strains and the total bacteria.
- VSL3 is reasonabley priced when considering the number of lactic acid bacteria you get per dollar.