Bifidobacterium bifidum

Benefits of Bifidobacterium bifidum

  • Treatment of various types of diarrhea including diarrhea associated with antibiotic use and rotavirus diarrhea
  • Digests lactose
  • Ferments indigestible fibers, thereby producing more energy
  • Synthesizes several of the B vitamins
  • Assists in mineral absorption, especially iron, calcium, magnesium and zinc
  • Helps decompose nitrosamines (cancer-causing substances) and suppress the production of nitrosamines in the intestines
  • Lowers serum cholesterol
  • Immune strengthening properties, especially in relation to colon health and its suppressive effect on tumors
  • Decreases allergies

Specifications for Bifidobacterium bifidum

Description Cream to brown coloured powder with characteristic odour
Identification Gram positive rods
Loss on drying Not more than 1.0
Standard concentration 20/50/100 Billion cfu/g
Escherichia coli
Salmonella species
Staphylococcus aureus
Pseudomonas aeruginosa

Should be absent/10g
Should be absent/10g
Should be absent/g
Should be absent/g
Yeast & Mould Count Not more than 100 cfu/g