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Garden of Life

Primal Defense Ultra

Primal Defense Ultra

Item: GLF019

  • Supports normal intestinal comfort and function and a balanced immune system

  • Broad-spectrum support from 13 probiotic species, including soil organisms

  • Five billion live organisms per UltraZorbe vegetarian capsule

  • Gluten free

5 Billion CFU 90 Veg Caps

MSRP $56.99
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Supplement Facts

Serving Size 1 Capsule

Servings Per Container 90

  Amount Per Serving %Daily Value*
Iron (from Ionic Plant Based Minerals) 1.8 mg 10%
HSO Probiotic Blend (5 Billion CFU)¹Saccharomyces boulardii, Barley Grass², Oat Grass², Lactobacillus plantarum, Bacillus subtilis, Lactobacillus paracasei, Bifidobacterium longum, Lactobacillus brevis, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Bifidobacterium breve, Bifidobacterium lactis, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus salivarius, Lactobacillus rhamnosus, Lactobacillus casei 410 mg +
Ionic Plant Based Minerals 290 mg +

* Percent Daily Values (DV) are based on a 2,000 calorie diet

+ Daily Value not established

¹ CFU count at time of manufacture

² Produced using the Poten-Zyme® fermentation process

Other ingredients: vegetable capsule (cellulose), magnesium stearate (vegetable source), rice maltodextrin.

Probiotics are cultured in dairy, which is generally consumed during the fermentation process.

Suggested Use: Adults begin with 1 capsule per day with 8 oz. of water or juice and gradually increase to 1 capsule 3 times per day. Best taken on an empty stomach. Not intended for children.

Caution: As with any dietary supplement, consult your healthcare practitioner before using this product, especially if you are pregnant, nursing, anticipate surgery, take medication on a regular basis or are otherwise under medical supervision.

Do not use if safety seal is broken or missing. Store in a cool, dry place. Keep out of reach of children.

Warning: Accidental overdose of iron-containing products is a leading cause of fatal poisoning in children under 6. Keep this product out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, call a physician or poison control center immediately.

Made in the U.S.A.

  • Contains no artificial colors or preservatives.
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarian Capsules
  • Recyclable Packaging

Shipping Weight

.56 lbs

  • Supports normal intestinal comfort and function and a balanced immune system

  • Broad-spectrum support from 13 probiotic species, including soil organisms

  • Five billion live organisms per UltraZorbe vegetarian capsule

  • Gluten free

Maximize the benefits of a healthy diet by nourishing the GI tract with broad-spectrum probiotic support! Each high-potency UltraZorbe vegetarian capsule contains five billion live organisms from 13 species of beneficial bacteria. Bacillus subtilis organisms support lactic acid bacteria counts for a healthy pH level, Saccharomyces boulardii support a strong immune system and there are more! Homeostatic Soil Organisms contribute to good digestive health by supporting optimum pH levels. Primal Defense ULTRA helps you maintain the advantage naturally by promoting a beneficial bacteria balance to support proper absorption of nutrients, healthy bowel function and a balanced immune system.

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Garden of Life Primal Defense Ultra Reviews

Summary of Customer Ratings & Reviews

Customer Ratings & Reviews

Primal Defense Ultra is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 17.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from excellent Best probiotic! Garden of Life is the top of the line on all their products!
Date published: 2015-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best for me Have tried many different probiotics over the years, including Dr. Ohirra's, which are very strong. This one from Garden of Life agrees with my stomach the best and does the best job. It is easy to increase dosage by just adding more capsules-currently taking 3 caps 3 time a day. Yes, they may be pricey BUT they do the job very well.
Date published: 2014-07-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best probiotic My Chiropractor recommended this product over 10 years ago. I then saw Jordan Rubin on TBN and heard his story, got his book and have been convinced this has helped me greatly.This helps replinish minerals as well as a being a broad spectrum probiotic.
Date published: 2014-06-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Contains iron? Why? I have not purchased this product because it contains 1.8 mg iron per capsule. Why does it contain iron when too much iron is a problem for men? I can only give so much blood to keep my iron levels down....I certainly don't want to be taking extra iron in my probiotics! The reviews sound great, and I would not hesitate to buy this product IF IT DIDN'T HAVE THE ADDED IRON!
Date published: 2014-03-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Testing these vs. other probiotics Half a bottle in, I cannot say the effectiveness and value of these from only that much experience, only from researching Rubin's books. He of course makes them sound amazing. I am comparing them to Bio-Kult and also Klaire Labs Vital-10.
Date published: 2013-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Foundation for Health Best gut booster I have tried. Keeps me balanced with good bacteria. I wish everyone knew how great this product is, and used it!
Date published: 2013-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product! Love that this product is in glass instead of plastic!
Date published: 2013-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product Have used this product for several years after reading about the benefits. I have been very satisfied and find this is an economical way to get the extra HSO and probiotics (in addition to a little extra iron).
Date published: 2013-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from best probiotic!!! primal defense is an excellent probiotic!! keeps good flora in your intestines..gets rid of all the sludge that builds up in you..swanson has the best price pay alot more in vitamin store...i love it!!! make sure i am not without it...great product!!!
Date published: 2013-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great product I used to buy a similar product elsewhere for about 3 times the price. this works just as well and is much easier on the budget! I really like Garden of Life and recommend them to people!
Date published: 2013-04-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from
Date published: 2013-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Top quality probiotic! Top quality probiotic! GOL products never disappoint!
Date published: 2013-02-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Product Garden of Life Primal Defense Ultra is the same great product that I bought at the Health Food Store except at half the retail price. I have used this product for some time now and I am happy with the results.
Date published: 2013-02-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from BUYER BEWARE Be very careful if you use this product. It has a lot of estrogenic ingredients and can really mess up your hormones; badly. I felt so sick on this supplement and it took a while to realize that this was causing the issue. It really disrupted my hormonal balance and caused a lot of grief. So be aware of all of it's "plant sources" and factor that into your decision to try this product. I'm very disappointed in it as I had read the manufacturer's books and it sounded so good. I did some research and he changed the formulation after he wrote the book. BUYER BEWARE
Date published: 2013-01-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worth the money This probiotic is worth the money. Every time we try the lesser expensive brands we don't get the Wellness benefits we experience with this great product. All nine of the people in my family use this or the kids version everyday!
Date published: 2012-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good Product For me this is a quality product. I saw some immediate results. I liked the caps better than the tablets I tried previously of the same product.
Date published: 2011-09-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Greatly Helped My Skin This product helped clear up my skin. It was suggested to me and I thought the price was a little high at first. Now i believe that it is worth every cent ! I will probably take it the rest of my life!
Date published: 2009-08-03
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