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Renew Life Extra Care Digestive Probiotic -- 50 billion CFUs - 60 Vegetarian Capsules


Renew Life Extra Care Digestive Probiotic
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Renew Life Extra Care Digestive Probiotic -- 50 billion CFUs - 60 Vegetarian Capsules

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Renew Life Extra Care Digestive Probiotic Description

  • #1 Most Studied Strain
  • Most Potent
  • 50 Billion CFU
  • 12 Diverse Strains
  • Supports Digestive, Immune & Respiratory Health
  • Helps Naturally Balance Your Body's Digestive System
  • Probiotic Supplement
  • Non GMO Project Verified
  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free
  • Soy Free

Level up your digestive, immune and respiratory health support with this powerful probiotic featuring 50 billion live cultures in every dose and potency guaranteed through expiration. Just one capsule a day delivers 12 diverse strains to promote a healthy gut microbiome.

 

If you’ve been taking probiotics and are ready to move up to a more potent option, then Renew Life® Extra Care Digestive Probiotic 50 Billion CFU is the perfect choice. CFU is short for “colony forming unit”—a measure of the live probiotic cultures in each dose. Our 50 billion CFU formula delivers far more than the 10 to 15 million CFU you’ll commonly find in other probiotic formulas. That means more probiotic potency to promote digestive comfort and overall wellness, in just one easy-to-swallow capsule a day.

 

50 Billion Guaranteed Live Cultures
With 50 billion CFU across 12 diverse strains—including the #1 most studied strain - Extra Care 50 Billion gives you robust support for a healthy gut microbiome. It not only promotes regularity, bowel comfort and digestive wellness, but also immune and respiratory health, to help you feel your very best.

 

Multiple Clinically Studied Strains
Our probiotics are formulated with multiple diverse strains, backed by clinical studies, with each strain listed right on the package. In Extra Care 50 Billion, you get multiple strains that serve different functions, including:

  • Strains that can colonize the human microbiome: rhamnosus GG, B. infantis Bi-26, B. lactis HN019, L. acidophilus La-14
  • Strains shown to promote digestive balance and regularity:  rhamnosus GG, B. lactis Bi-07, B. lactis HN019, L. acidophilus NCFM®, L. paracasei Lpc-37®
  • Strains shown to support immune health: rhamnosus GG, B. lactis Bi-07, B. lactis BI-04, B. lactis HN019, L. acidophilus La-14, L. acidophilus NCFM®

Guaranteed Potency Through Expiration
Some probiotic supplements guarantee potency and live cultures at time of manufacturing. We do so much more. Using an innovative stay fresh bottle , we guarantee potency through the labeled expiration date so you can rest assured you’re getting the digestive support you need. If you’re not 100% happy with your purchase, we offer a 60-day money back guarantee.

 

Delayed-Release Capsule Technology
Probiotics need to make it to your gut alive and well in order to bring you the benefits you’re looking for. That’s why we use special delayed-release capsule technology, which protects the probiotics inside as they make their way through harsh stomach acids and other parts of your digestive tract.

 

Probiotic Experts
After researching and formulating probiotics for more than 25 years, we’re experts on gut health. Our formulas draw on science, bringing together clinically tested strains that offer trusted efficacy.


Directions

For best results, take one (1) capsule daily, with or without food.
Free Of
GMOs, gluten, dairy and soy.

*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: 1 Capsule
Servings per Container: 60
Amount Per Serving% Daily Value
Extra Care Probiotic Culture Blend50 billion CFU (152 mg)*
Bifido Probiotic Blend
Bifidobacterium lactis BI-04®, Bifidobacterium lactis HN019™, Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-07® Bifidobacterium infantis Bi-26™
28 billion CFU
Lacto Probiotic Blend
Lactobacillus plantarum Lp-115®, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM®, Lactococcus lactis LI-23™, Lactobacillus casei Lc-11®, Lactobacillus paracasei Lpc-37®, Lactobacillus acidophulus La-14®, Lactobacillus brevis Lbr-35™
22 billion CFU
*Daily value not established.
Other Ingredients: Microcrystalline cellulose, capsule (hypromellose, gellan gum), and medium chain triglycerides.
Warnings

Consult your physician prior to using this or any product if you are pregnant, nursing, taking any medication or have a medical condition.

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How Does Gut Health Differ for Plant-Based Eaters vs. Meat Eaters?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Nowhere is the age-old adage “you are what you eat” more true than in your gut. The food you eat feeds the microbes in your gut and influences which types take up residence. Why does that matter? Science shows gut microbiome composition can affect your health—and some eating patterns are better than others when it comes to tipping the microbial scales in your favor.

Gut Health Diet Concept Represented by Woman Spooning Falafel From Bowl at Table in Mediterranean Restaurant | Vitacost.com/blog

Plant-based diets and the gut microbiome

Eating a diet centered around whole and minimally processed vegetables, fruits, beans, whole grains, nuts and seeds is associated with having a more diverse collection of microbes in your gut. Called alpha diversity, this richness is generally associated with better health outcomes. When compared to people who eat meat, those who eat mostly or completely plant-based diets tend to have higher levels of anti-inflammatory, anti-pathogenic Bifidobacterium and Lactobacillus species and lower levels of pathogenic bacteria like Enterobacteriaceae in their guts. They also play host to more bacteria that produce short-chain fatty acids (SCFAs), particularly butyrate, which are known to have positive health effects. Plant foods promote this robust microbial landscape in several ways:
  • Fiber in plants provides prebiotic food for gut microbes, which they break down and turn into metabolites like SCFAs
  • Nutrients in plants that evade absorption higher up in the digestive tract nourish gut microbes and promote diversity
  • Plant polyphenols can have positive effects on beneficial bacteria abundance
Only plants contain fiber and polyphenols, so these beneficial effects are unique to plant-based or plant-strong diets.

Meat-eating microbes

Eating animal proteins is typically associated with poor gut health. Undigested proteins from meat, diary, eggs and seafood may travel to the colon, where microbes ferment them into compounds that can have negative health effects. One of the most concerning metabolites, trimethylamine N-oxide (TMAO), may increase the risk of developing cardiovascular disease. People whose diets are high in animal protein also tend to have more pro-inflammatory microbes in their guts, including Bacteroides, Alistipes, Ruminococcus, Clostridia, and Bilophila. This may help explain why eating more meat is associated with higher levels of inflammatory markers throughout the body. However, it’s interesting to note the lack of studies looking at meat’s impact on the microbiome in people eating no more than the recommended four ounces of meat per day in the context of an otherwise plant-rich diet and healthy lifestyle. Most studies focus on standard dietary patterns, which tend to exceed recommended meat intake and include high amounts of ultra-processed carbohydrates. Both of these factors can have a significant impact on the microbiome. More research may be needed to determine if meat alone is responsible for negatively impacting the microbiome or if other diet and lifestyle factors come into play.

Change your diet, change your gut

If you currently eat a meat-heavy diet or a diet low in plant foods, you can start changing your gut microbiome in as little as 24 hours simply by shifting your dietary pattern. But you have to think long term; beneficial microbes only stick around if you keep feeding them fiber and nutrients! Eating more plants is generally associated with a healthier balance between bacterial types. Feeding your gut bacteria fiber from plants also supports SCFA production, which gives more energy to colon cells, strengthens the gut lining and can promote better immune function. Butyrate in particular regulates intestinal health and immunity, and eating fewer animal-based foods may increase the prevalence of butyrate-producing bacteria. The overall pattern of your diet seems to be what matters most. Higher vegetable intake can temper the negative health effects often associated with eating meat, and focusing on plants may even reduce how much TMAO is produced if you do choose to eat meat on occasion.

Gut health diet tips

To promote a healthier microbial balance in your gut:
  • Increase water intake along with fiber intake to prevent constipation
  • Replace the meat in your favorite dishes with plant proteins like tempeh, tofu, lentils or beans
  • Swap out meat- and egg-heavy breakfasts in favor of oatmeal, tofu scramble or avocado toast
  • Have a big salad with beans and nuts or seeds for one meal every day
  • Add more vegetables to dishes you already make, such as soups and stews
  • Eat a variety of plant foods to provide your gut microbes with a diverse “diet” of fiber and nutrients
  • Address other lifestyle factors that can affect the gut, such as quitting smoking, engaging in regular exercise and getting enough sleep
Sticking with these habits should start improving your gut health over time. However, if you experience any unpleasant changes in bowel habits, unexplained gut pain or other unusual symptoms, talk with your doctor. Other factors, such as medications and environment, can affect your gut microbiome, so monitor how you feel as you make changes. Most people find that shifting to a more or completely plant-based diet leads to better gut health. Give it a try to boost your own microbiome![/vc_column_text][vc_text_separator title="Featured Products" border_width="2"][vc_row_inner equal_height="yes" content_placement="middle" gap="35"][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="155612" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" css=".vc_custom_1635277835555{padding-right: 7% !important;padding-left: 7% !important;}" link="https://www.vitacost.com/vitacost-probiotic-15-35-15-strains-35-billion-cfu-per-serving-60-vegetarian-capsules"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="155678" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" css=".vc_custom_1635277893288{padding-right: 7% !important;padding-left: 7% !important;}" link="https://www.vitacost.com/align-probiotic-whole-food-blend"][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="155679" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" css=".vc_custom_1635277939161{padding-right: 7% !important;padding-left: 7% !important;}" link="https://www.vitacost.com/plantfusion-vegan-complete-probiotic"][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row]

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