Gentle psyllium husk which contributes to the maintenance of normal bowel transit
Fibre is a key part of a varied and balanced diet.
What is Lepicol?
Lepicol is a multi-fibre source product containing inulin and gentle psyllium husk, which contributes to maintaining normal bowel transit. Together these two ingredients can help ensure your recommended daily intake of fibre. The third key ingredient of Lepicol are 5 strains of live bacteria that are naturally present in a healthy person's digestive system.
Each 5g provides: 3.7g fibre.
Psyllium husks (Plantago ovata), Inulin, Live bacteriao (milk, soya).
Allergen advice: For allergens advice see ingredients list in bold.
Contains soya and milk used in the fermentation process. Content of milk is at a level that would not affect lactose intolerance sufferers.
Live bacterial strainso:
Lactobacillus rhamnosus PXN® 54™
Bifidobacterium bifidum PXN® 23™
Lactobacillus acidophilus PXN® 35™
Lactobacillus plantarum PXN® 47™
Lactobacillus bulgaricus PXN® 39™
Minimum of 120 million CFU/g (1.2 x 108 CFU/g), equivalent to 600 million CFU/5g dose (6.0 x 108 CFU/5g).
Directions for use*:
Take Lepicol at least 30 minutes before a meal. Shake before use.
Adults: Take 1-2 heaped teaspoons (2.5 - 5g) mixed with water or juice once or twice daily and consume immediately. This should then be followed by a further glass of water. We recommend starting with a low dose and building up gradually to suit the individual.
Children: Half the adult dose with parental supervision. Parents should seek the guidance of a medical practitioner before giving Lepicol to children under 11 years.
Pregnancy: Lepicol is suitable for use during pregnancy, but we would always suggest consulting your doctor or healthcare practitioner before taking any food supplement.
Please note: Taking Lepicol without water can cause choking. Always aim to consume a 250ml glass of liquid with every heaped teaspoon. If you experience discomfort after taking Lepicol, reduce dosage or stop taking until symptoms subside, before building dose back up again very gradually.
*If you are taking any medications or have any medical conditions please consult your doctor before taking any food supplement.
Do not exceed the recommended daily intake.
Vegetarian Society Vegetarian Approved.
Food supplements should not be used as a substitute for a varied diet and a healthy lifestyle.
Store out of the reach of young children.
Store in a cool dry place - out of direct sunlight.
Does not need refrigeration.