Yakult - Pioneer of Probiotics  
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Yakult - Pioneer of Probiotics

Yakult is a world pioneer in the field of probiotics. Born from the research of a doctor in 1935, we have over 75 years of research experience. Yakult has spread around the world, and is loved by 30 million people from 33 countries and regions.

The Yakult Product

Yakult is a high quality probiotics in the form of a cultured milk drink. Yakult contains the probiotic bacteria "Lactobacillus casei Shirota" (popularly known as the "Shirota strain"). With over 30 billion live Shirota strain in each bottle, Yakult has among the highest concentrations of probiotics compared to other probiotic products on the market (most probiotic drinks and supplements claim to contain at most 1 to 10 billion live probiotic bacteria per serving or per capsule).

The Shirota strain is scientifically proven to be among the 'strongest' strains of beneficial bacteria, and has been shown to benefit human health.

In Japan, Yakult is acknowledged by the Japanese Ministry of Health as a "Food for Specified Health Usages" with approved health claim "The Lactobacillus casei Shirota strain reaches the intestines alive, so this product maintains good health by increasing beneficial bacteria, decreasing harmful bacteria and improving the intestinal environment".

Free of preservatives, colourings and stabilizers, Yakult is the right choice for those looking for high quality probiotics for good health.