What is it? Mutaflor® is a probiotic consisting of a friendly strain of Escherichia coli named E.coli Nissle 1917. It is one of the most clinically studied probiotics available on the market today. What does it do?
  • Normalizes stool frequency and consistency in BOTH diarrhea and constipation
  • Reduces abdominal pain and cramps
How does it work? Mutaflor® has the following several mechanisms of action:
  • •Adheres to the intestinal wall providing a barrier to pathogens
  • •Prevents the growth of pathogens
  • •Stimulates mucosal immune defense
  • •Inhibits formation and excretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines
  • •Helps digest carbohydrates
Who is it for? Mutaflor® is used for patients with ongoing symptoms of constipation, diarrhea or abdominal pain and cramps. Mutaflor® has been studied in other countries in patients with Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn’s, and IBS. Who should not take Mutaflor? Do not take Mutaflor® if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to E.coli strain Nissle 1917. A physician should be consulted prior to the use of Mutaflor® if pregnant or breast-feeding. What is the dosage? For ages 12 years and older, take 1 capsule a day for the first 4 days and take 2 capsules a day starting on day 5.