Probiotics      

 

Probiotics are the natural alternative of the synthetic chemical substances, pollution and poisoning of man.

The word "probiotic" (for life) was first introduced in 1954 when comparing the harmful effects of antibiotics with the beneficial effects of the good bacteria - probiotica.

Probiotics are living microorganisms and if taken alone or by food, containing probiotics, they have a beneficial effect on the human system. They have a beneficial effect on the intestinal microbal flora and the immune system. They detoxificate the organism, reduce cholesterol and blood sugar, heal the stomach, intestines and liver, protect from cancer, allergy, urogenital infections...

     
 

Lactobacillus Bulgaricus – the unique probiotic

 

Lactobacillus bulgaricus is the only probiotic, named after a nation and a geographic territory. It is the first microorganism, selected by man thousands of years ago that has changed the human evolution. Lactobacillus bulgaricus is of vegetable origin, isolated from the green plants only on the territory of Bulgaria. In other regions of the world it mutates and stops its reproduction. In contrast to the other lactobacilli, it produces D (-) lactic acid, which determines its powerful antimicrobial, anti-carcinogenic, anti-atherosclerotic, antiallergic, antioxidative, ray-protective and other beneficial effects. Lactobacillus bulgaricus develops in symbiosis with other plant probiotic – Streptococcus thermophilus....

     
 

Contemporary
probiotics
                 

 

The elaboration of the contemporary probiotics began in 1980 as a task set by the Bulgarian government. The task was to produce special foodstuffs and products for the international space programme “Interspace”. It was assigned on the basis of the experience which we gained during the elaboration of foodstuffs intended for pilots from the air forces and sailors from the navy. We have already had the experience with the elaboration of foodstuffs intended for seriously ill people and for sportsmen preparing for Olympian, World and other competitions. We had made a lot of experimental and clinical researches before giving the new products to people put under the mentioned extreme conditions, as these researches are still in progress...