Yakult Balance

Increases Friendly Bacteria in the Gut

Supports Your Immunity

Supports Muscle & Bone Health

Less Sugar

The little bottle with the blue top known as Yakult Balance is packed with 20 billion L. casei Shirota bacteria  – these clever, friendly bacteria are scientifically proven to reach the gut alive and increase the bacteria in the gut***. The good news doesn’t stop there.

Yakult Balance is also enriched with vitamins D & E. Vitamin D supports your immune system and helps maintenance of bone and muscle function**. While vitamin E helps protect cells from oxidative stress**. Amazing, right?


Great Taste

These little bottles are sure to tickle your taste buds with their refreshing, light flavour. Enjoy Yakult Balance’s unique blend of citrus and vanilla flavours. Grab yourself a little hit of happiness today.

Happiness – delivered in a little bottle

How does drinking Yakult increase bacteria in the gut?

Drinking Yakult doesn’t just add billions of these unique L. casei Shirota bacteria to the gut; it boosts the growth of other bacteria too!*** Get sipping and let the gut party begin!

What is L. casei Shirota?

The sunshine vitamin

Vitamin D – it’s a nutrient our bodies need in small amounts to work properly and stay healthy, from supporting our immune system to maintaining our bone and muscle health**. Getting enough vitamin D is essential to keep your immune system running smoothly. Bring on the sunshine!

Why vitamin E?

Vitamin E is an amazing nutrient! Not only does it support your immune system, it also helps to maintain healthy skin and eyes, and plays an important role in the formation of red blood cells. It also acts as an antioxidant – helping protect your cells against oxidative damage**. Go vit E!

What's in a bottle?

Yakult Balance, fermented skimmed milk drink with L. casei Shirota bacteria and vitamins D & E. With sugars and sweeteners. Ingredients: water, skimmed milk (reconstituted), sweetener: maltltol syrup, glucose-fructose syrup, thickener: polydextrose, flavourings, sweetener: stevlol glycosides, vitamin E, vitamin D. Contains L. casei Shirota. Yakult contains 30 billion L. casei Shirota per 100ml when refrigerated (20 billion per bottle).

per 100ml
per bottle
171 kJ /
41 kcal
111 kJ /
27 kcal
0 g
0 g
0 g
0 g
13.5 g
4.4 g
8.8 g
2.9 g
1.3 g
0.8 g
0.04 g
0.03 g
1.15 µg (23%*)
0.75 µg (15%*)
2.77 mg (23%*)
1.80 mg (15%*)
*The reference values ​​for daily intake

*Each bottle of Yakult Balance accounts for 15% of the EU reference intake for vitamins D and E.

** Vitamin D contributes to the normal function of the immune system and the maintenance of normal bones and muscle function. Vitamin E contributes to the protection of cells from oxidative stress. Enjoy as part of a healthy balanced diet and lifestyle. Recommended consumption: 1 bottle per day.

Yakult Balance contains 67% less sugar and 37% fewer calories than Yakult Original.

***Yakult’s bacteria L. casei Shirota, increase both the lactobacilli and bifidobacterial in the gut.

Can I enjoy Yakult Balance?

You're never far from a little hit of happy

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