Composition and indication
Infectim is composed of three probiotics that are all lactobacilli, strains naturally present in the vaginal flora. These strains have been the subject of extensive scientific work and publications. Therefore, Infectim is safe and respectful to the vaginal homeostasis.
Infectim is composed of Lactobacillus plantarum (DSM 24937), Lactobacillus casei rhamnosus (DSM 25568) and Lactobacillus acidophilus (DSM 24936). The total number of probiotics per capsule is about 1.5 billion CFU* at the end of shelf life.
Infectim can be used for treatment and prevention of recurrent vaginal yeast and bacterial infections, as well as for urinary tract infections. Infectim is recommended for all cases of occasional alterations of the urogenital microbiota. Infectim facilitates the recovery of vaginal flora by inhibiting the growth of harmful microorganisms responsible for bacterial vaginosis, candidiasis and urinary tract infections.
*Colony Forming Unit
Mechanisms of action and product characteristics
Infectim has demonstrated its efficacy against the most common pathogens in bacterial vaginosis (Gardnerella vaginalis), candidiasis (Candida albicans) and urinary tract infections (Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus faecalis).
Infectim is efficient against several pathogens by mechanisms involving competition, lactic acid, bacteriocins and hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) production and by the co-aggregation process. Infectim has also local anti-inflammatory proprieties. Infectim acts rapidly leading to a significant decrease of pathogens within 24 hours after the initiation of the treatment.
1 capsule/day by vaginal application. Best at night (bedtime). Infectim is a natural product, therefore, it can be used by pregnant women or during breastfeeding period.
Infectim exists in boxes of 10 vaginal capsules.
Ask your physician or pharmacist for advices