Nasal irrigation has been used in several types of traditional medicine for over a thousand years. The best-known of these is Ayurvedic medicine, where nasal irrigation is an important component of proper breathing technique and overall health. Indeed, this is still taught in yoga classes throughout the world.
The benefits of large volume, low-pressure nasal and sinus irrigation have been noted in numerous scientific studies, and nasal and sinus irrigation is strongly recommended as either a stand alone treatment or an adjunct to conventional medical treatment many inflammatory disorders of the nasal and sinus passages.
The exact mechanism by which nasal irrigation offers benefits remains to be specified, but is believed to be related to the cleansing of the mucosal surface with removal of bacteria , reduction of dust and allergens, and soothing of dryness by hydration of the mucosal surface,
ProbiorinseTM is unique in combining a the benefits of saline nasal irrigation with the addition of a probiotic bacteria. By incorporating freeze-dried probiotic Lactocccus lactis W136 to the convenient individual dose-packs of buffered saline mixture, fresh probiotic is reconstituted at the time of making of the solution, so that fresh probiotic rinse solution is used each time.