What is ProbioRinse™?
A buffered saline nasal irrigation solution that is enhanced with probiotics.
What are probiotics?
The World Health Organization (WHO) defines probiotics as
“living bacteria that promote health”.
ProbioRinse™™ does it contain probiotics?
ProbioRinse™™ contains the probiotic Lactococcus lactis W136,which has a long history of use in the food industry and is ‘generally regarded as safe’
Bacteria present in ProbioRinse™ are they alive?
Yes, they are. Live L lactis bacteria are freeze-dried in a process called lyophilisation and come back to life when reconstituted with water.
Are there other probiotic nasal irrigations available?
Not to our knowledge. We believe we are the first on the market.
How ProbioRinse™ is it used?
It is used exactly like nasal irrigation. A 240 ml irrigation bottle such as a NeilMed Sinus Rinse is filled with clean lukewarm water is used for nada l irrigation according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
ProbioRinse™™ is it safe?
The bacterium used in ProbioRinse™, Lactococcus lactis W136,has been consumed orally by humans for hundreds of years and has ‘generally recognized as safe, status. It has not been shown to produce untoward effects in safety studies. While probiotic bacteria in the nose are new, there are other published studies of administration of bacteria to the nose. None of these have reported any toxicity of side effects.,
ProbioRinse™™ is it currently available?
No, but it should be available soon. If you leave your contacts, we will be glad to infirm you as soon as it is available.
Why fourteen days of treatment?
It makes sense to add bacteria over a period of time, rather than single administration, so as to offer continued support to the microbiome as the body recovers.
How ProbioRinse™ does it offer a beneficial effect?
ProbioRinse™™ presents all the expected benefits of nasal and sinus irrigation on nasal congestion, secretions and nasal congestion sensations.
How much is ProbioRinse?™?
A box of twenty-eight doses, good for fourteen-day treatment, is
39,99 $ CAD
Can we use ProbioRinse™ continuously?
Although ProbioRinse™ has been studied over a period of fourteen days, there is no indication that longer treatments would be dangerous.