Litesse® polydextrose, is well established as a specialty carbohydrate for a variety of food applications. It is widely recognized and used as a fiber as well as a premium bulking ingredient for sugar and fat replacement. Litesse® helps reduce calories, sugar and lowers glycemic load while improving flavor, mouthfeel and fiber content.
Litesse® can make a positive contribution to digestive health. A range of scientific studies, including human and in vitro investigations, provides scientific support for prebiotic activity.
Findings indicate that Litesse®:
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