Product & Dosing
Holigos™ IBS is a medical food available in single, daily-dose format
Holigos™ IBS is a medical food supplied in cartons containing 14 or 28 stick packs as single daily doses. Each stick pack contains 5 g of a blend of two human milk oligosaccharides (2’-Fucosyllactose and Lacto-N-neotetraose). The Holigos™ IBS is an off-white, tasteless powder which can be consumed as is or added to all foods and beverages. The two human milk oligosaccharides have been extensively studied as components of infant nutrition and development and are available in infant formulas. Further, two human milk oligosaccharides are certified as safe by the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and accorded GRAS status by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
The recommended dose of Holigos™ IBS is 1 stick per day
The recommended dosing is 1 stick pack per day and up to 2 stick packs per day at the clinical discretion of the medical professional. Healthy adults have tested bolus doses up to 20g / day without any safety concerns, which is twice the maximum recommended daily dose. However, if doses higher than the recommended daily dose are taken, the risk of adverse events in the gastrointestinal tract increases.
There are no restrictions on the length of intervention
There are no restrictions on the length of intervention. Holigos™ IBS is type of soluble fiber and may be safely consumed for extended periods.
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