Lactobacillus helveticus


linked-biotics-lactobacillus-helveticus.jpgThis strain of bacteria helps lower blood pressure.

Lactobacillus helveticus is normally found in many types of Swiss cheese.

Research links this bacteria to lowering hypertension[1]. 

[1] Jauhiainen T, Rönnback M, Vapaatalo H, et al. Long-term intervention withLactobacillus helveticus fermented milk reduces augmentation index in hypertensive subjects. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2010;64(4):424-431. doi:10.1038/ejcn.2010.3. 

Probiotics containing Lactobacillus helveticus: