Sunbiotics Organic Probiotics with Organic Prebiotics Powder - Vanilla Sunbiotics Potent Probiotic powder is a certified organic probiotic supplement ehanced with superfoods such as mesquite powder and yacon root powder, a natural source of prebiotic FOS to provide nourishment and support to beneficial bacteria. Each serving of this natural vanilla flavored probiotic powder contains over 18 billion probiotic cells, natural organic prebiotics, and 4 synergistic strains of the most researched probiotic strains available. Is your Probiotic Certified Organic? Many inferior probiotics on the market contain maltodextrin or other fillers derived from GMO corn. GMO-derived ingredients and flow agents like maltodextrin are not allowed to be used in certified organic formulations. Sunbiotics Organic Probiotic Powder is certified organic, and contains no corn, no carriers, no artificial flavors and no preservatives. It is GMO-free, gluten-free, and contains no dairy, soy, yeast, sugars or carriers and preservatives. Prebiotic and Probiotic What is prebiotic?Prebiotics are nondigestible food ingredients that promote the growth of beneficial micro-organisms in the intestines. Basically, prebiotics are food for probiotics, they nourish and stimulate the growth of the beneficial bacteria. Prebiotics are heat resistant and can safely survive the digestive process to reach the intestines intact. In addition to nourishing beneficial bacteria in your GI tract, prebiotics can offer additional benefits, as well. Prebiotics are most often found in the form of dietary fiber from fruits and vegetables, and this can improve regularity and help with constipation. Prebiotics can also improve the body's ability to absorb calcium, and can slow the rate of change in blood sugar levels. Research is currently being done to see if prebiotics have effective cancer prevention properties. The Prebiotics in Sunbiotics Organic Probiotic Powder comes from organic Yacon Root. Yacon root is a Peruvian root that is naturally high in FOS (fructooligosacharides), a special type of sugar that is not digested by the body and does not effect blood sugar levels. What is probiotic ?Probiotics are the beneficial bacteria that live in your gastrointestinal and genitourinary tract. These friendly bacteria prevent the growth of harmful bacteria, promote good digestion, boost immune function, and increase resistance to infection. There are numerous different strains of friendly bacteria that naturally occur in the digestive and genitourinary tract, and a quality probiotic will contain multiple strains. Sunbiotics Organic Probiotic Powder features a synergestic blend of 4 of the most researched strains of friendly bacteria to aid in digestion. Probiotic Powder is flavored with superfood mesquite powder. Mesquite is an arid plant that helps maintain a constant blood sugar level and adds a sweet and carmely flavor to this organic probiotic powder.