Saccharomyces boulardii CNCM I-745, mechanisms of action


Saccharomyces boulardii

See the benefits of Saccharomyces boulardii CNCM I-745 and how it prevents and treats diarrhea as well as can restore intestinal microbiota following gut imbalance.

Recommend Florastor® to be sure your patients receive its proven benefits.

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Luminal Actions

Metabolic Action

Florastor increases Short-Chain Fatty Acids feeding the intestinal epithelia cells promoting overall gut health.

Anti-Toxin Action

Florastor produces proteins that degrade and destroy harmful toxins that can lead to water secretion and diarrhea.

Anti-Microbial Action

Florastor helps prevent harmful bacteria from invading the intestinal epithelia by causing the bacteria to adhere to it’s cell walls. And, unlike other probiotics, Florastor does not colonize in the intestines, so those harmful bacteria are then flushed out the digestive system.

Flora Modulation

Florastor promotes normalization of the intestinal flora that have been depleted by Antibiotics. And it’s the only probiotic proven resistant to all 16 of the most common oral antibiotics. 

Mucosal Actions

Inflammation Protection

Florastor decreases the secretion of pro-inflammatory cytokines to help protect against gut inflammation.

Trophic Actions

Digestive Action

Florastor increases polyamine levels which promotes the maturation of enterocytes. This improves sugar digestion.

Immune Stimulation

Florastor stimulates the production of IgA, the body’s most common antibody that protects against bacterial and viral infections. Other probiotics don’t do this.

Mucosal Actions