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Table 2 Viable bacterial counts from faecal samples at day 3 of post-treatment period. Individual values. Values are in log of CFU/g of faeces.

From: Assessment of a new synbiotic preparation in healthy volunteers: survival, persistence of probiotic strains and its effect on the indigenous flora

Volunteer N. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Total Lactobacilli 8.1 × 106 7.8 × 108 9.5 × 107 8.8 × 105 6.5 × 106 1.5 × 104 1.2 × 107 1.4 × 107 3 × 105 2.1 × 109 2.3 × 108 3.8 × 105
L. paracasei-like 1.5 × 106 4.8 × 108 1.9 × 106 8.5 × 104 2.8 × 105 1.5 × 104 1.1 × 107 1.2 × 107 1.5 × 105 6.4 × 106 2.3 × 106 3.1 × 104
Bifidobacteria 2 × 109 3.6 × 109 5.2 × 108 3.1 × 109 6.5 × 108 0 × 105 2.3 × 107 1 × 107 4 × 105 6.4 × 109 3.8 × 108 4.4 × 109