Benefits of Activia® Probiotic Yogurt
Activia contains billions of its exclusive probiotic in every cup to take care of what’s inside.
What Is Activia Probiotic Yogurt?
Activia is a delicious probiotic yogurt that may help reduce the frequency of minor digestive discomfort when consumed twice a day for two weeks as part of a balanced diet and a healthy lifestyle. Minor digestive discomfort includes bloating, gas, abdominal discomfort, and rumbling.
Activia makes a variety of probiotic yogurts and probiotic dairy drinks with exceptional taste, smooth texture, and billions of its exclusive probiotic in every cup.
The Gut-Brain Connection
The health of your gut flora and its effect on your mental and physical well-being – referred to as the gut-brain axis– is the subject of ongoing research. While there is much to learn on this topic, recent research shows there are links between your digestive system, mood, health, and even the way we think.LEARN MORE
Activia Contains Billions of its Exclusive Probiotic
Specialists at Dannon designed Activia to contain an exclusive probiotic yogurt culture, called Bifidus (scientifically known as Bifidobacterium animalis lactis DN-173 010/CNCM I-2494). This particular strain was selected for its remarkable ability to survive in dairy products. In humans, high numbers of Bifidobacterium animalis lactis DN-173 010/CNCM I-2494 have been shown to survive the passage through the entire gastrointestinal tract.1 Every cup of Activia yogurt contains billions of our live probiotic culture.
Did you know every cup of Activia contains 5 different live and active cultures?
• Our exclusive probiotic strain, Bifidobacterium animalis lactis DN-173 010/CNCM I-2494
• One strain of Streptococcus thermophilus
• Two strains of Lactobacillus bulgaricus
• One strain of Lactococcus lactis
1. Berrada N, et al. Bifidobacterium from fermented milks: Survival during gastric transit. J Dairy Sci. 1991;74:409-413. Reduces Minor Digestive Issues
Activia Is Also a Good Source of Calcium
Activia is a lowfat probiotic yogurt and a good source of calcium.
Calcium helps to build and protect your bones. In addition to healthy bones, calcium aids in nerve and muscle health. (National Institutes of Health, U.S. National Library of Medicine)
How Activia May Help
Two double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled Studies, and a pooled analysis of these studies, show the effect of Activia in reducing the frequency of minor digestive issues like abdominal discomfort and rumbling when consumed twice a day for two weeks as part of a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle .1,2 The studies were designed to investigate the effect of Activia on different gastrointestinal (GI) outcomes, including GI well-being and frequency of minor digestive issues, in healthy women lacking any diagnosed GI disorders.