Safety of PROBIOTICS in Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

Safety of PROBIOTICS in Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

Safe for everyday use in the dietary management of UC

VSL#3® is the #1 prescription probiotic used by gastroenterologists.

Each of the ingredients contained within VSL#3® are FDA-approved food additives or Generally Regarded As Safe (GRAS). As with other probiotics, some patients have reported mild abdominal bloating in the first few days of consuming VSL#3®. This may be temporary while your system is adjusting to VSL#3®.

VSL#3® has been studied in multiple trials and reviews in UC, and has been demonstrated to be safe to use every day

VSL#3® has been shown to be safe in multiple clinical trials
VSL#3® can be safely taken with or without certain medications your doctor recommends
Probiotics can be safely taken with certain medications, including 5-aminosalicylates. Talk to your doctor about all medications you are taking

If you are looking for an option to help with your UC, talk to your doctor about how a probiotic like VSL#3® can help.

VSL#3® Unflavored (450 billion CFU) and VSL#3-DS®(900 billion CFU)