Adherence of Lactobacillus plantarum P 17630 in soft-gel capsule formulation versus Döderlein's bacillus in tablet formulation to vaginal epithelial cells.

BACKGROUND To evaluate in vitro the adherence capability of two bacteria to vaginal epithelial cells (VEC) by comparing product A containing L. plantarum P 17630, in soft-gel capsule formulation* and product B containing Döderlein's bacillus, now classified as L. gasseri, in vaginal tablet formulation, marketed for many years in Italy. METHODS The… CONTINUE READING