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As a non-digestible carbohydrate, Fibregum™ has a Glycemic Index (GI) of virtually zero. Studies even show that Fibregum™ may contribute to a lower GI, making it ideal for inclusion in diets based on low glycemic load foods.
Clinical studies on humans have proven that the fermentation of Fibregum™ in the large intestine triggers an increase in supposedly beneficial bacteria, which stimulates the production of SCFAs (Short Chain Fatty Acids serve as nutrients for mucosa cells, stimulating mucosal proliferation and blood flow.). Fibregum™ is a strong prebiotic at 6, 10 and 15 grams, helping to balance the intestinal microbial ecosystem, more specifically in the
The fermentation of certain soluble fibers in some cases can produce gastrointestinal discomfort. Clinical studies on humans show that Fibregum™ exhibits a great digestive tolerance at dosages up to 50g/day, thanks to a progressive colonic fermentation pattern leading to moderate gas production(3).
(1)Fibregum™, healthy prebiotic fiber. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.nexira.com/Fibregum™-healthy-prebiotic-fiber_6.html.
(2)Meance, S. (2004). Gum acacia (Fibregum TM), a very well tolerated specific natural prebiotic having a wide range of food applications. Agro Food 1,24–28, 2,32–35.
(3)Cherbut, C., Michel, C., Raison, V., Kravtchenko, T., & Severine, M. (2003). Acacia gum is a bifidogenic dietary fibre with high digestive tolerance in healthy humans. Microb Ecol Health Dis, 15(1), 43-50.
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- Color (in powder form)
- White to Off-white
- Product Flavor Profile (mixed with 8-10 oz. water)
- Slightly sweet taste
- Suggested Flavor Pairings
- Any: Works well with all of our 12 flavor offerings. Choose your favorite!
- Alternative Uses: Add to…
- Cold Beverages (juice, milk, iced tea, etc.)
- Hot Beverages (coffee, tea, etc.)
- Sports Drinks
- Baked Goods
- Functional Garnish – Sprinkle on top of salads, pastas, soups, etc.
- Fibregum™ is very stable and can be consumed in just about anything!
*To experience the full benefits of your supplements make sure you are consuming the full recommended dose at the appropriate interval.