Microencapsulated Sodium Butyrate
- Functional gastrointestinal disorders;
- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS);
- Disturbance of gut microbiota by antibiotic treatment
Butipron is food for special medical purposes, comprising sodium butyrate (sodium salt of butyric acid). It supports nutrition in patients suffering from diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. The butyric acid contained in the preparation supports the maintenance of correct bowel structure and functions as well as providing energy for colonocytes (epithelial cells of the colon) and signifcantly stimulating their growth and regeneration.