Vegan Probiotics with Prebiotics
Frequently Asked Questions
What form does the probiotic come in and how do I use it?
The organic probiotics with organic prebiotics can be swallowed whole or easily opened by separating the two capsule ends and sprinkled into food or drinks.
What’s the best time of day to take the probiotic?
Probiotics are best taken just before or with a meal.
How should I store the product?
The product is shelf stable even after being opened. Store in a cool, dry place away from moisture, sunlight and fluctuations in temperature.
What’s the serving size?
Two capsules per serving.
How many servings does this contain?
There are 30 servings per bottle (60 capsules).
What are the benefits of getting a subscription?
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Does Ora offer samples of the probiotic?
Unfortunately we do not have sample packs for our probiotic currently. However, we do offer refunds if you are unsatisfied with the product. Please email email@example.com for more information.
Why should I take a probiotic?
Researchers have called the gut microbiome the “forgotten organ” because they are only now discovering how important it is to our bodily functions. Our intestinal tract and the microbes that make up the gut microbiome affect everything from your immune system, nutrient digestion, vitamin creation, serotonin production (the happiness neurotransmitter), and more.
How many strains are in the probiotics?
There are 6 strains in the probiotics:
Lactobacillus acidophilus DDS-1
Why have you chosen these strains?
We have chosen only the most studied strains with benefits to the immune system, digestion, mood and female health.
Is there yeast in this product?
There is no yeast in the product.
Does this product need to be refrigerated?
No need for refrigeration. Similar to active dry yeast used in baking, our probiotics are freeze dried so they survive without the need for refrigeration.
I put them in the fridge, did I kill them?
Not at all! Refrigeration is A-okay! Do not freeze the probiotics however.
Where are the ingredients sourced from?
We source ingredients from North America and Europe whenever possible and only use the highest quality plant-based food that has been certified USDA Organic. Some of the ingredients are native to South America or Asia and are best grown there. Others are seasonal and better quality ingredients can be found in other parts of the world depending on the time of year.
Where is this product made?
All of Ora’s products are made in California, USA.
Neither an artichoke, nor from Jerusalem, the Jerusalem Artichoke is a sunflower root that's high in fiber and a natural prebiotic - stimulating and feeding the Bifidobacteria in the gut.
Though less well-known than its acidophilus counterpart, L. Reuteri has been studied to be effective in reducing colic in babies and potentially reducing eczema in 1-13 year olds.
B. Bifidum is one of the key bacteria to colonize an infants intestine shortly after birth, and play an important role in the development of a healthy immmune system.
B. Breve is the dominant species of bacteria to develop in the intestine of new, breast-fed infants, and are considered important to the establishment balanced intestinal microbiota in newborns.
B. Lactis is a probiotic strain known to be better performing in elderly adults due to the increased phagocytic (fighting off harmful foreign bacteria or dying cells) activity it can promote.
B. Longum has been called the 'Champion Colonizer of the infant gut' due to its ability to digest and consume Oligosaccharides in infants; essential to the development of the infant's intestinal microbiota.