For many years the original VSL3 formula recommended it self as an ultimate probiotic formula, helping patients to battle symptoms of IBS, UC and other digestive system diseases. While other probiotic formulas containing beneficial bacteria claim their ability to deliver without any clinical proof, the original VSL#3 formulation underwent over 60 clinical studies showing it’s effectiveness and ability to deliver stunning results. The original VSL3 formula helps people around the world improving their health and quality of life. While other probiotics unable to deliver and die going thru GI tract, the original VSL3 formula gets the job done and delivers medication right where it need the most it to the colon .
However, after January 31st of 2016 VSL3 probiotic became Dairy Free.
VSL3 Formula Ingredients:
Eight strains of live freeze-dried lactic acid bacteria:
-L. Delbrueckii Subsp. Bulgaricus
New VSL3 formula is available as unflavored form and comes in powder sachets and capsules. VSL3 powder can be consumed by adding it to a non-carbonated, cold beverage of your choice such as water, juice, or milk. Taking VSL3 formula while on antibiotics will reduce it effectiveness due to ability of antibiotics to destroy good and bad bacteria. Patients starting VSL3 formula can experience mild bloating, however there are no other known side effects.
Unlike VSL3, new Visbiome probiotic is available in Flavored and Unflavored Powder form, while VSL3 Flavored Powder packets were discontinued due to a formula change.
The formula allows VSL#3 to be stored for two weeks at room temperature. However, we take special care and ship VSL#3 in insulated box and large ice pack. We ship VSL#3 on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. While we do not recommend shipping VSL on Thursday, or Friday, we can, if necessary and requested.
Original VSL3 Formula
original VSL#3 formula is certified as Gluten Free, Kosher and Halal.
Shelf Life: VSL#3 lasts two years from manufacturing date when stored properly (36-46° F or 2-8° C).