Plexus XFactor Kids™
A revolutionary, 2-in-1 multivitamin and probiotic, Plexus XFactor Kids™ takes the stress out of keeping your kids healthy. XFactor Kids provides essential nutrition for healthy growth, supports strong immune and digestive systems, and healthy brain function.*
Product at a Glance:
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|Product Information Sheet
|Recommended Servings: 1 Tablet for children 2 – 3 years of age; 2 Tablets for children 4 years and up
|Recommended Storage: XFactor Kids doesn't need to be refrigerated, however it's best to store XFactor Kids in a cool, dry environment
|Best time to take: XFactor Kids can be taken at any time of the day. Children who have sensitive stomachs can take it with a meal
|Use with other products: XFactor Kids works well with other Plexus products, especially MegaKids Microbiome™
|No artificial flavors, colors, sweeteners, or added preservatives
|Soy Free, Non-GMO, and Gluten Free
|Available Markets: US. NFR: Canada, Australia, New Zealand
Who should use XFactor Kids
XFactor Kids is formulated for children ages 2+ who need optimal nutrition for healthy physical and mental growth and development. By combining essential vitamins with the power of a probiotic blend, XFactor Kids can help growing bodies get the nutrition they need, while also supporting the gut for immune and digestive health.*
- Supports healthy growth and development*
- Supports growing bones, teeth, and muscles*
- Supports healthy brain function*
- Supports a healthy immune and digestive system*
- Helps reduce GI distress and discomfort*
- Reduces occasional diarrhea or constipation*
- Helps support intestinal yeast balance*
- Supports healthier eyes and vision
About Probiotics and CFU
CFU, or colony-forming units, is a term often seen in conjunction with probiotic supplements. It is a measurement of viable microbial cells that can replicate to form one visible colony.
Why CFU Count is Important: CFU count is as important as the clinical study it is tied to. Plexus XFactor Kids was formulated to deliver clinically demonstrated CFU counts at the time of expiration.
CFU Count of XFactor Kids: XFactor Kids contains over 4 billion CFU per two tablets at the time of manufacture and delivers clinically tested levels of probiotics through the time of expiration.
Probiotic Strains found in XFactor Kids: XFactor Kids contains 4 beneficial probiotic strains that include: Bacillus subtilis DE111, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, Lactobacillus acidophilus (NCFM), and Bifidobacterium lactis Bi-07.
Why Probiotics are Important for Children: According to a 2010 study, over 74 million prescriptions of antibiotics were filled for kids throwing their microbiomes into imbalance. Reseeding the GI tract with XFactor Kids supports digestive and microbial balance.*
Here are some commonly asked questions about specific ingredients related to XFactor Kids.
|Why is it not included?
|XFactor Kids does not contain Iron. While Iron is an essential mineral, it is found in many animal and plant food sources. Additionally, too much iron can cause toxicity and health complications. If you think your child isn’t getting enough Iron, or is getting too much Iron, please consult their pediatrician.
|Bioactive & bioavailable Ingredients
|What is their advantage?
|A bioactive ingredient is simply a substance that is similar to the active substrate used by the body, while a more bioavailable ingredient can be absorbed and transported easily by the body. XFactor Kids uses the most bioactive and bioavailable ingredients and that’s why XFactor Kids delivers exceptional health benefits.
|Why use this instead of folic acid?
|Up to 39% of the population cannot utilize Folic Acid efficiently. XFactor Kids is formulated with the most bioactive form that everyone can utilize.
|How are the flavors derived?
|Plexus XFactor Kids™ delicious tropical splash flavor include citrus fruit oil and extracts, along with vanilla.
Manufacturing, Health, and Ingredients FAQs
The following are frequently asked questions and answers related to XFactor Kids manufacturing, health, and ingredients.
|When it Comes to:
|The Facts Are:
|Use by Adults
While XFactor Kids was formulated with kids in mind, it is safe for adults to take. Adults interested in a multivitamin should consider taking XFactor Plus.
|If your child is already taking a Probiotic
XFactor Kids unique formula delivers both bioavailable vitamins and powerful probiotics to support a child’s overall growth and development. Parents should always consult with their child’s pediatrician prior to taking supplements.
|Using Beyond Expiration Date
Plexus recommends the products be used within the expiration date for best efficacy and flavor. Although products can be safely consumed past the expiration date, it’s possible the flavor and amount of vitamins, minerals, and nutrients may diminish over time.
|Safety of Product
Plexus meets or exceeds all regulatory standards and guidelines for product safety and efficacy. Plexus also takes great care in the manufacturing process to prevent allergen cross-contamination. View What steps does Plexus take to prevent allergen cross-contamination in the manufacturing process?
XFactor Kids is free of common allergens (fish, dairy, eggs, peanuts, shellfish, tree nuts, soy, or wheat). If a major allergen is in the product, it is required by federal law to be listed on the label.
XFactor Kids does not contain any of those allergens. However, XFactor Kids is manufactured in a plant that may contain those ingredients through raw materials that are in storage.
|Any medical concerns
Anyone who has an allergy, injury, illness, or other medical condition should always consult with a physician prior to taking Plexus products or starting any exercise regimen. If pregnant or nursing, consult with your physician prior to use. View What if I have a medical, injury, illness, pregnancy, nursing, or allergy concern about a Plexus product or the ingredients?
|Location of Lot Number
The lot number is a 7 digit number found on the bottom of the tub along with the expiration date of the product.
New Enhanced Formula of XFactor Kids
XFactor Kids has a new enhanced formula as of 2020. At Plexus, we aim to provide the highest-quality products with powerful key ingredients in the most efficacious amounts. When you compare the new formula to the old formula you will notice the following differences:
Additional probiotic in the probiotic blend: Bacillus Subtilis. This spore-forming probiotic helps to decrease digestive discomfort, reduce occasional diarrhea or constipation, and helps support intestinal yeast balance. It is backed by more than 30 studies to confirm the safety and efficacy of this ingredient.*
Adjustment to nutrient amounts: The % DV regulations have been recently adjusted by the FDA in 2020 for all US Food, Beverage, and Supplement products based on updated scientific information, and new nutrition and public health research. XFactor Kids has adjusted the nutrient amounts in accordance with these new guidelines.
|*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.