Bifidobacterium bifidum

Benefits of Bifidobacterium bifidum

  • Helps treat various types of diarrhea including diarrhea associated with antibiotic use and rotavirus diarrhea
  • Helps improve lactose digestion
  • 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
  • Helps maintain healthy cholesterol levels
  • Enhances immunity
  • Helps decreases allergic reactions

Specifications for Bifidobacterium bifidum

Description Cream to brown coloured powder with characteristic odour
Identification Gram positive rods
Water activity (aW) Not more than 1.0
Standard concentration 20/50/100 Billion cfu/g
Pathogens:
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