Each Sachet Contains
Saccharomyces boulardii 282.5mg
corresponding to 250mg of yeast.
During transit under its viable form in the digestive tract, Saccharomyces boulardii exerts biological actions which are similar to the protective properties of the normal intestinal flora.
The principle modes of action of Saccharomyces bouldardii in the prevention and treatment of diarrhoeal syndromes are:
a) Prohphylaxis and treatment of the intestinal and muco-cutaneous side-effects induced by antibiotic therapy: diarrhoea, colitis, candidates.
b) Non-specific diarrhoea.
c) Colitis, enterocolitis
d) Prevention of diarrhoea during continuous enteral feeding
e) Suitable for use in infants, children, adults and in the elderly.
One to two sachets twice daily or as directed by the physician.
Should be administered orally, directly or mixed with water or beverage. It will not dissolve. Consume as such. Do not mix in very cold or hot liquid.
In the presence of heavy diarrhea or of blood or mucus in stools, or in case of fever, vomiting or other digestive symptoms, Seek Your Doctor’s Advice Immediately.
Add sweet drinks or salty broths to this treatment to compensate for fluid loss due to diarrhea
In children stop milk and dairy products the first day of treatment.
If diarrhea persists for more than 2 days Consult Your Doctor
Do not use this medicine at the same time as an antifungal agent(medicine active against fungus infections)
Very rare cases of fungemia with fever and positive Saccharomyces hemoculture, have been reported in hospitalised patients with central venous catheter, in immunocompromised patients, in patients with gastrointestinal disease or in patients treated with high dosage.
The safety and efficacy has not been established in pregnant and lactating women.
A pack containing 10 sachets of 765mg of Zifam Probiotic.