Saccharomyces boulardii

The capacity of S. boulardii to pass through the GI system unharmed is one of its distinctive characteristics. It can then gather and concentrate in the intestines as a result. Because of this, S. boulardii can treat intestinal illnesses brought on by Escherichia coli and Clostridium difficile. Because they prevent the spread of the genetic material that results in antibiotic resistance, yeasts like S. boulardii are effective probiotics for fighting pathogenic bacteria.

So that’s why these qualities give S. boulardii a distinct advantage over yogurt and most of the dog probiotic products on the market.

What Are The Benefits of S. Boulardii?

Antibiotics are unable to kill S. boulardii, making it unusual. In other words, it safeguards the healthy gut flora when administered together with antibiotics. It boosts the immune system and battles bacterial, parasitic, and fungal illnesses.

 S. boulardii manages and prevents many forms of diarrhea associated with:

Plus it does the following:

  • Neutralizes toxins
  • Boosts immune function
  • Addresses skin conditions related to poor immune function
  • Helps dental issues like gingivitis and periodontal disease
  • Has anti-secretory effects that reduce the rate of secretion of fluid, like acid secretion into the stomach
  • Blocks pathogens
  • Has anti-inflammatory effects

It is a crucial component of the digestive system, protecting the lining of the intestines against dangerous microorganisms. Additionally, it aids the digestion and absorption of nutrients by supporting digestive enzymes.

Published by AmberLDrake

Dr. Drake is an award-winning author and well-known cancer specialist in her field. She is best known for her extensive research on canine cancer prevention and nutrition, her dedication to help dogs live a long, happy life, and for teaching veterinary medicine. As the CEO of Canine Companions Co., the Founder of Drake Dog Cancer Foundation and Academy, and the Co-Founder of Preferable Pups, in addition to being a respected figure in the dog world, she has earned the respect of thousands of dog lovers worldwide.