How do I take Pendulum products?
Pendulum products should be taken as noted on the product label. Specific usage instructions for each product are linked below.
What time should I take Pendulum products?
If you are taking Pendulum Glucose Control you should take one capsule in the morning and one capsule in the evening as noted on the label.
Our other probiotics can be taken at any time as long as they are taken with food.
Do I have to take Pendulum products with food?
Pendulum probiotics should be taken with food. Food reduces the amount of acid in the stomach, and this ensures that the capsule makes it past the stomach before opening.
Can I open the capsule and use the powder inside it?
We don't have definitive data on the efficacy of our products when they aren’t inside an acid-resistant capsule. If you're unable to swallow the capsule, sprinkle the contents over a soft food such as oatmeal or apple sauce and consume immediately.
Can I take Pendulum products with my current probiotics?
Can I take Pendulum products with my prescription medication?
Pendulum Glucose Control was tested in individuals with type 2 diabetes who were taking metformin. Beyond this, we have not studied the effects of combining our products with prescription medications.
Please note that while our products are generally recognized as safe (GRAS), it is best to consult your healthcare provider before adding them to your daily regimen.
Can I take Pendulum products with my supplements?
While there are no known contraindications with our products, we have not studied them in combination with any supplements. If you have questions about this, please speak with your healthcare provider before adding our products to your existing regimen.
Can I take Pendulum products while fasting?
Pendulum probiotics should be taken with food. If you are fasting, we recommend waiting until your next meal to take the product.
Will Pendulum products cause weight loss?
We have not studied the use of our products in the context of weight loss. Without that data, we are unable to advise as to the ability of our products to cause weight loss.