The importance of maintaining a healthy digestive system for overall health and wellness is becoming better understood. Probiotics are good live bacteria and microflora that, as some studies have indicated, may benefit the body, specifically the digestive system. Less well known are prebiotics which are compounds that provide fuel for friendly bacteria in the digestive system. Additionally, this formula includes the plant-based carbohydrate, FOS (Fructooligosaccharides) and Amla (Emblica officinalis) better known as Indian gooseberry, which is arguably the most important medicinal plant in the Indian traditional system of medicine, Ayurveda. This is a complete, vegan probiotic formula targeted specifically to support intestinal health, immune function, and overall health.