Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics PROFESSIONAL Formula is a high technology, 21st Century, symbiotic product containing 12 strains of friendly bacteria (probiotics), naturally occurring FOS (prebiotic nutrient important to intestinal well-being), 4 organic acids (helps establish the proper pH environment in the colon) and important micronutrients, including vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Hand-gathered from the mountains and carefully harvested from the seas of Japan, various vegetables, fruits, seaweeds, roots, mushrooms, barks, leaves and herbs are blended using ancient Japanese traditions and fermented to produce an award-winning, totally vegetarian product. It restores the balance of intestinal microflora so important to healthy immune system and overall good health. Dr. lichiroh Ohhira, an award-winning microbiologist from Japan, is the formulator of the product and the special E. faecalis TH 10 strain of lactic acid bacteria (available only in Dr. Ohhira’s Probiotics), which has been scientifically established to be 6.25 times stronger than any other bacteria known to bacteriologist. Capsule ingredient net weight is 0.433 grams. *Vitamins, minerals and amino acids are trace amounts; values shown as mg/capsule. Actual levels may vary slightly among batches due to natural variation of ingredients. In addition to vitamins, minerals and amino acids listed above, four kinds of organic acids (lactic acid, fumaric acid, formic acid and acetic acid), fructooligosaccharides or FOS (a prebiotic), bacteriocins, enzymes and hydrogen peroxide are developed during the 5 year fermentation process (Professional formula).