L. reuteri DSM 17648 contains inactivated cells of a specific L. reuteri, and due to the unique spray drying process, L. reuteri DSM 17648 does not require refrigeration and can survive harsher gastric conditions.
L. reuteri DSM 17648 has a long history of safe use within the food chain. Lactobacillus reuteri is included in the European Food Safety Associations (EFSA) list of microorganisms for Qualified Presumption of Safety (QPS). QPS status implies that the specific strain has not been associated with safety issues and can therefore be safely consumed by adults and children from 4 years and above.
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