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Fibersol-2

Alternate Names

resistant dextrin, Indigestible dextrin, Pinefiber®

Description

Fibersol-2 is a dietary fiber developed by the company ADM (Archer Daniels Midland). It adds no sweet taste and minimal calories to the foods it is an ingredient.

Fibersol-2 - Quick Stats
Names

resistant dextrin, Indigestible dextrin, Pinefiber®

Allergy Information

Uses

Fiber, Nutrient

Additional Information

Fibersol-2 is made from corn.



Found In

Beverages, meal replacements, energy bars, yogurt, ice cream, cereal, sweeteners, snack foods, processed meats,

Possible Health Effects

One study has shown that non-digestible fiber, like fibersol-2, could have a protective effect on estrogen-based breast cancer.

Allergy Information

May be Genetically Engineered or Modified, Corn

In The News

Naked Juice has used Fibersol-2 as a bulking ingredient in their fruit drinks. Here is a class-action lawsuit against PepsiCo, makers of Naked Juice.

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