Price: £££

Date reviewed: 05/2023

The Verdict

Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) is one of the most effective probiotics for ulcerative colitis (when used alongside regular medications). It may also be helpful for some other aspects of gut health and liver health

Reviews are for informational purposes only and do not constitute medical advice


Promotes healthy digestion and gastrointestinal balance

A highly concentrated probiotic to help improve gut health for all 3. Helps Boost your immunity

Helps Boost your immunity

The Research

Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) is one of the most well-studied probiotics on the market. However, it is often mistaken for a different product called VSL#3. This is because Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) was originally sold under the brand name VSL#3 up until 2016. The VSL#3 currently available is not the same as Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) and all studies of VSL#3 prior to 2016 were with the DeSimone formulation found in Vivomixx (Europe) and Visbiome (USA)

A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials found that Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) is helpful for ulcerative colitis when used alongside regular medications

A meta-analysis of randomzied, controlled trials found that it Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) may not be helpful for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)

Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) may be helpful for constipation and preventing antibiotic-associated diarrhoea according to randomized controlled trials

Vivomixx (DeSimone formulation) may also be helpful for the treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) when used alongside diet and lifestyle changes

What's in it?

8 strains totalling 450 billion cfus: Streptococcus thermophilus DSM 24731; Bifidobacterium breve DSM 24732; Bfidobacterium longum DSM24736; Bifidobacterium infantis DSM 24737; Lactobacillus acidophilus DSM 24735; Lactobacillus plantarum 24736; Lactobacillus paracasei DSM 24733; Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus DSM 24734. Other ingredients: Maltose. May contain traces of milk

*price per month based on 3 boxes of  10 sachets with daily dose 450 billion cfu


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