NATURES AID INULIN POWDER
Inulin is a soluble fibre extracted from chicory root.
Natures Aid Inulin is 100% natural and can be added to any food or drink. Each 5g serving provides 4.4g of fibre.
The term inulin refers to a group of naturally occurring fructose containing oligosaccharides which belong to a class of carbohydrates known as fructans.
As a great source of dietary fibre inulin provides digestive benefits. Inulin also supports the growth of beneficial bacteria in the colon, in particular the bifidobacteria and is therefore often referred to as a prebiotic.
Inulin positively affects both serum cholesterol and triglyceride levels leading to a healthier cardiovascular system.
Inulin helps to break down visceral fat and improve overall health. It may also facilitate the absorption of calcium, magnesium, phosphorus, copper, iron and zinc in individuals suffering from malabsorption potentially helping to prevent osteoporosis.