What is Butyrate Balance?
Butyrate is a special type of fat that functions as a “Postbiotic,” a compound produced by beneficial colonic bacteria, as a result of break-down fibers via fermentation. Butyrate Balance features CoreBiome™, a form of tributyrin (a triglyceride consisting of three molecules of butyrate). CoreBiome™ promotes gut health and immune function by modulating intestinal flora, promoting colon cell health, and supporting proper gut permeability.*
What are the benefits of Butyrate Balance?
Butyrate Balance helps to support the integrity of the intestinal lining, healthy gut flora, and bowel function. Butyrate also supports regular bowel movements, which may be helpful for occasional constipation, contributes to healthy immune function, promotes a healthy inflammatory response in the gut, and serves as the primary fuel source for colon cells.
What is the recommended dose?
The recommended dose is one capsule per day.
When should I take it?
This supplement should be taken at breakfast.
Can it be taken with thyroid medications?
Butyrate Balance should be taken at least 30 to 60 minutes away from thyroid medications. Testing your thyroid hormone levels every 30-90 days to see if a medication adjustment is needed, is recommended.
How long can I take Butyrate Balance for?
Butyrate Balance can be taken for one month or long-term.
Are there any side effects that I should be aware of when taking Butyrate Balance?
There are no known side effects of butyrate, however, gastrointestinal symptoms are possible when introducing any supplement that may impact the gut microbiome.
Consult with a physician before use if pregnant or breastfeeding.
No known medication interactions. If you are taking prescription medications, speak with your practitioner before using this product.
- Natural Medicines Therapeutic Research Collaboration. https://naturalmedicines.therapeuticresearch.com/. Accessed March 1, 2022.