Probiotic supplement/lactose intolerance

Probiotic supplements & lactose intolerance There is a high level of evidence for positive effects of probiotic supplements in the alleviation of lactose intolerance.11-13 Probiotics are traditionally defined as viable microorganisms that have a beneficial effect in the prevention and treatment of specific pathologic conditions when they are ingested.12 Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium have been … Continue reading Probiotic supplement/lactose intolerance

Probiotics/Yogurt help Lactose Digestion

Yogurt: Some studies have shown that the active live bacterial cultures (also known as probiotics) found in yogurt help lactose digestion.Amplify’d from http://www.healthcastle.comLactose Intolerance: Diet Options and Alternatives Written by Gloria Tsang, RD of HealthCastle.com Published in Sep 2004; Updated in Mar 2011 (HealthCastle.com) Bloated right after drinking a glass of milk? You are not … Continue reading Probiotics/Yogurt help Lactose Digestion

Probiotics–Rx Lactase Insufficiency

Probiotics--Rx Lactase Insufficiency Probiotic bacteria, which by definition target the colon, normally promote lactose digestion in the small intestine less efficiently than do yogurt cultures. They may, however, alleviate clinical symptoms brought about by undigested lactose or other reasons.Amplify’d from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.govAm J Clin Nutr. 2001 Feb;73(2 Suppl):421S-429S.Probiotics--compensation for lactase insufficiency.de Vrese M, Stegelmann A, Richter … Continue reading Probiotics–Rx Lactase Insufficiency