ConAgra Foods (Omaha, Neb) recently announced Culturelle, an all-natural dietary supplement containing Lactobacillus GG. It is clinically proven to maintain a healthy intestinal tract and to strengthen the body's natural defenses. Taking Culturelle daily will help maintain "good" bacteria in the intestinal tract if individuals are taking antibiotics, are traveling, or simply want to promote good health. Other ingredients of the product include inulin (chicory root extract) and gelatin. Each package contains 30 capsules. For more information, visit www.culturelle.com, or call 888-828-4242.
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