Health benefits of probiotics

  • Improves digestive system
    This is the most well-known benefit of probiotics as it restores the natural balance of bacteria in your gut. This helps support digestive comfort and promotes bowel movement.
  • Enhances immune system
    It also enhances your immune system and helps support immune defence.


Most common probiotics


This type of bacteria is meant to boost the immune system and break down lactose into nutrients for the body. It also restricts harmful bacteria growth in your intestines.


This type of bacteria is found in your mouth, small intestine and vagina. It produces lactic acid and lactase to aid in breaking down lactose and limiting bad bacteria. Plus, it also boosts your body's mineral absorption.


Common probiotic strains in supplements and their effects

Lactobacillus acidophilus

This probiotic strain promotes digestion and possibly eliminates vaginal bacteria in women. 

Lactobacillus paracasei

This is commonly used in probiotic supplements to increase the number of Bifidobacteria and Lactobacilli in the gut to improve gut health.

Bifidobacterium lactis

Bifidobacterium lactis is a potent multi-purpose bacteria that helps with digestion and boosts immunity.



Blackmores is the leading vitamin and supplement brand in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore. Our probiotic supplements have been thoughtfully formulated to efficiently meet your daily nutritional needs.