Women’s Health Products

At IFF, we believe a well-balanced life starts from a well-balanced gut. That’s why we have created a line of probiotic formulations designed to meet the needs of women everywhere, at every stage of life. From pregnancy and beyond, HOWARU® probiotic solutions feature condition-specific formulations created just for feminine wellness.


HOWARU® Protect Prenatal+

HOWARU® Protect Prenatal+ supports the health of mother and child during pregnancy and beyond. This clinically-studied product not only promotes vaginal health but also happiness and calmness in new mothers. In addition, this combination of strains has also been shown to support healthy immune function in both mothers and their infants.

6B CFU | Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001™ + 9B CFU | Lactobacillus acidophilus La-14®


  • Supports the immune health of expectant mothers and their infants
  • Promotes mother’s happiness and calmness
  • Helps maintain a healthy vaginal microbiota and pH
  • Associated with healthy blood glucose levels in pregnant women*

* Not an implied structure function claim

HOWARU® Feminine Health

HOWARU® Feminine Health features clinically-documented probiotic strains for vaginal health and overall feminine wellness. This formulation has been shown to promote healthy vaginal microbiota in addition to having beneficial effects regarding bacterial vaginosis and vulvovaginal candidiasis when administered in conjunction with metronidazole or clotrimazole treatment, respectively

10B CFU | Lactobacillus rhamnosus HN001™ + Lactobacillus acidophilus La-14®


  • Formulated exclusively for women’s health
  • Promotes healthy vaginal microbiota
  • Helps maintain healthy vaginal pH

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