Oral spore-based probiotic supplementation was associated with reduced incidence of post-prandial dietary endotoxin, triglycerides, and disease risk biomarkers

AbstractAIMTo determine if 30-d of oral spore-based probiotic supplementationcould reduce dietary endotoxemia.METHODSApparently healthy men and women (n = 75) werescreened for post-prandial dietary endotoxemia. Subjectswhose serum endotoxin concentration increased by atleast 5-fold from pre-meal levels at 5-h post-prandialwere considered “responders” and were randomized toreceive either placebo (rice flour) or a commercial sporebasedprobiotic supplement [Bacillus indicus (HU36),Bacillus subtilis (HU58), Bacillus coagulans, … Read More