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NaturesPlus Adult's Dental Care Probiotic Lozenges Peppermint -- 60 Lozenges


NaturesPlus Adult's Dental Care Probiotic Lozenges Peppermint
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NaturesPlus Adult's Dental Care Probiotic Lozenges Peppermint -- 60 Lozenges

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NaturesPlus Adult's Dental Care Probiotic Lozenges Peppermint Description

  • Probiotic, Vitamin D3, Calcium and CoQ10 Supplement
  • Dental Health Support
  • Vegetarian & Hypo-Allergenic
  • Natural Peppermint Flavor
  • Gluten Free

Adults Dental Care Probiotic Lozenges is the exciting new supplement with live M18 probiotic cells and L. acidophilus, tooth-building plus vitamin D3, calcium, and xylitol! Delicious peppermint Adult's Dental Care Probiotic Lozenges also includes CoQ10 for healthy gums as well as a targeted whole food blend of natural tooth-friendly nutrients!

 

Between-meal snacks high in sugars and starches can promote tooth decay. The xylitol used to sweeten Adult's Dental Care Probiotics, unlike common sugars, may reduce the risk of dental caries.


Directions

As a dietary supplement for adults, take two lozenges once daily. Allow to dissolve slowly in mouth. For maximum protection of activity, do not store at temperature above 70°F (21°C). Refrigerate after opening.
Free Of
Gluten, milk, eggs, fish, crustacean shellfish, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, and soybeans, preservatives and artificial colors.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.


Supplement Facts
Serving Size: 2 Lozenges
Servings per Container: 30
Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Calories5
Total Carbohydrate2 g1%
   Xylitol2 g*
Vitamin D3 (as cholecalciferol)20 mg (800 IU)100%
Calcium (as amino acid chelate/complex)300 mg23%
L. acidophilus (5 billion viable cells**)300 mg*
Coenzyme Q10 (ubiquinone)50 mg*
S. salivarius M18 (2 billion viable cells**)20 mg*
** At time of manufacture
*Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients: Di-calcium phosphate, stearic acid, magnesium stearate, natural flavor, guar gum, and Dental Herbal Complex: Spinach (spinacia oleracea leaf), broccoli (brassica oleracea floret), fig fruit (ficus carica), date fruit (phoenix dactylifera),
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