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Fructo-oligosaccharides Powder (FOS) 95%

Manufacturer: Starlight
Definition: Fructo-oligosaccharides are chains of plant sugars. They are taken from asparagus, Jerusalem artichokes, and soybeans or produced in the laboratory. People use these sugars to make medicine.

Application: Fructo-oligosaccharides are commonly used by mouth for constipation. Some people use them for weight loss, to prevent traveler's diarrhea, and to treat high cholesterol levels and osteoporosis. Fructo-oligosaccharides are also used as prebiotics for gut health. Prebiotics act as food for these probiotic organisms. People sometimes take probiotics with prebiotics by mouth to increase the number of probiotics in their intestine. In foods, fructo-oligosaccharides are used as a sweetener.


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Quality Standard GB/T23528-2009
CAS 57-48-7
Chemical Formula C6H12O6
Molecular Weight 180.156
Package Type 25kg/Bag