Lepicol is a multi-fibre source product containing gentle psyllium husk known to maintain normal bowel transit, as well as inulin which is a prebiotic fibre source. Together, these two ingredients go a long way to help provide your recommended daily intake of fibre - something that many of us lack with the modern diet. The third key ingredient of Lepicol are 5 probiotic strains. These beneficial bacteria help to balance the microflora in your digestive tract, supporting in the health of your bowel.
Fibre is a key part of our dietary intake to ensure we maintain a healthy bowel. Not eating enough fibre can lead to digestive problems such as constipation and other chronic digestive disorders.
Psyllium husks (Plantago ovata forsk), Inulin, Probiotics, Magnesium
stearate, Vegetable capsule (Hydroxypropylmethanecellulose).
Lactobacillus rhamnosus PXN 54
Bifidobacterium bifidum PXN 23
Lactobacillus acidophilus PXN 35
Lactobacillus plantarum PXN 47
Lactobacillus bulgaricus PXN 39
Probiotic strength: Minimum of 120 million CFU/g (1.2 x 108 CFU/g), equivalent to 450 million CFU/ 5 capsule dose (4.5 x 108 CFU/ 5 capsules).
Store out of the reach of young children. Lepicol contains traces of soya and traces of milk at a level which would not affect lactose intolerant sufferers.
Do not exceed the recommended daily intake.
Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet
Adults: Take 2- 8 capsules once or twice daily, followed by 2 - 3 glasses of
water or juice.
Children: 2 - 5 capsules once or twice daily with at least 1 glass of water.
The capsules can be opened and the contents poured into water or juice if preferred. Parents should seek the guidance of a medical practitioner before
giving Lepicol to children under 11 years.
After two weeks, for some people, the number of Lepicol capsules taken
daily can be reduced.
Please note: Taking Lepicol without water can cause choking. Always aim to
consume 200-250ml of liquid with every 5 capsules. Please consult your doctor
before taking Lepicol if you have recently had intestinal surgery or you have an
intestinal obstruction. If at any time you experience discomfort after taking
Lepicol, stop taking and seek medical advice.