Reuterin® is a probiotic
made up of live lactic acid bacteria containing the single species Lactobacillus reuteri DSM
17938. Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 colonizes
the intestine, and is able to promote the balance of the intestinal bacterial
Is Reuterin® safe?
How to use Reuterin®
published scientific works have documented the safety of Lactobacillus reuteri
in adults, children and infants (including premature infants).
Chew or swallow 1-2 tablets daily before or after meals.
Take 5 drops daily,
corresponding to at least 108
CFU of Lactobacillus reuteri
DSM 17938, before or after meals. The drops may be swallowed directly or
mixed with water or any other cold drinks. In infants, Reuterin®
can be mixed
with milk at the intake temperature (up to 37 °C).
Do not mix with the boiling milk.
How to store Reuterin®
Reuterin® drops must be stored in a
refrigerator at 2-8 °C.
Reuterin® tablets can be stored at room temperature (max 25 °C).
Before taking, check the expiration date
printed on the box.
Attention: Reuterin® can be taken by
people intolerant to lactose or gluten.
Packages available in pharmacies:
10 chewable tablets
20 chewable tablets
5 ml drops
Lactobacillus reuteri DSM 17938 is sold under exclusive license
BioGaia (Sweden). International patent.