Xylitol is a sugar alcohol that is naturally present in small amounts in various fruits and vegetables. Originally, Xylitol was extracted from birch trees in Finland. Comparable to xylitol derived from other sources, NOW Xylitol is derived from Non-GMO corn.
Resembling sugar in consistency and taste, but having a third fewer calories and is a great sugar alternative for diabetics. Xylitol may also inhibit cavities by denying plaque bacteria the fuel (sugar) needed to erode tooth enamel. It can be used as a sugar substitute in most sugar-free recipes.
Side Benefits of NOW Xylitol
Derived from a Non-GMO Source
Many studies have shown that consumption of Xylitol (combined with proper oral hygiene) significantly reduces the incidence of new dental cavities.
Suggested Use: Use as a substitute for sugar.
Supplement Facts Xylitol Serving Size: 1 teaspoon
Calories from Fat
*Daily Value Not Established. Percent of daily value based on a 2000 calorie diet.
100% Pure Xylitol Powder.
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs
Not a significant source of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, dietary fiber, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Calcium or Iron.
Diarrhea may occur with excessive consumption. If this occurs, reduce intake.
Warning: Xylitol is safe for people, but harmful to dogs. Do not feed to pets.
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