Q.Can I use this product with my child if I’m breastfeeding?
A. This product is for children 3 months and over. Please consult your Health Care Professional before using.
Q.Why does this product include Vitamin D?
A. Vitamin D supports a healthy immune system, and healthy growth and development in children.
Q.If my child is already taking your infant formula or toddler milk drinks, do they need to take the probiotics powder as well?
A.These products may be consumed together, but are not required to be. Our Biostime Infant Probiotics with Vitamin D oral powder contains additional probiotic strains to what is contained in our infant formulas and toddler milk drinks. The oral powder contains three strains of probiotics including Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium strains with the total of three billion CFU amounts to help nourish beneficial gut flora. The powder also helps support a healthy immune system due to the Vitamin D and contains prebiotic FOS. Please consult your Health Care Professional before using.
Q.My child is consuming infant formula or toddler milk drink that contains Vitamin D. Would they be consuming too much Vitamin D if they also consumed Biostime Intant Probiotics with Vitamin D?
A.Please consult your Health Care Professional before using.
Q.Can this product be used with other Biostime® products?
A.Yes. Please consult your Health Care Professional before using.
Q.Does this product include probiotics?
A.Yes, this product contains 3 probiotics: Bifidobacterium infantis, Bifidobacterium bilidum, and Lactobacillus helveticus. Bifidobacterium infantis is a probiotic strain found in the digestive tract of breastfed infants.
Q.At what age can I give this to my child?
A.Up to 3 months: As directed by a healthcare professional.
3 – 6 months: 1 sachet daily, added to expressed breast milk or infant formula, or as directed by a healthcare professional.
6 months+: 1 sachet daily, to be mixed into a small amount of cold or lukewarm water, food or milk of choice, or as directed by a healthcare professional.
Q.How long should my child be taking this supplement?
A.This will vary per child. We recommend consulting with your health care practitioner.
Q.Is this product made in Australia?
A.Yes, this product is made in Australia.
Q.Does it have any flavour, artifical colour or artificial sweetners?
A.No, it’s flavorless and artificial free (especially good for picky eaters!)
Q.Does the product contain any allergens?
A.Contains milk and soya bean products.
Q.What is the shelf life of this product?
A.The shelf life is two years. You can find the expiry date on the base of the box.
Q.Where can I purchase this product?
A.Biostime Infant Probiotics + Vitamin D is available online at biostimenutrition.com.au and Chemist Warehouse.