Probiotics for indigestion in pregnancy and infant colic

Year: 2015

Journal: Gynaecology

Authors: Hannes Hofmann

Abstract

• Benefit for pregnant women: Probiotics significantly reduce frequency of flatulence and
constipation in the last months of pregnancy.
• Benefit for newborns and infants: Specific intestinal synbiotics for the preventive treatment of 3
month colic.
• Probiotic bacteria significantly reduce diseases of the allergic spectrum – confirmed multiple times in clinical studies.