NOW Xylitol Powder454 g
Expiration: May 2020
Xylitol is a sugar alcohol that is naturally present in small amounts in various fruits and vegetables. It was originally extracted from birch trees in Finland. NOW Xylitol is derived from Non-GMO corn. It is comparable to xylitol derived from other sources, such as birch. Xylitol resembles sugar in consistency and taste, but has a third fewer calories and is a great sugar alternative for diabetics. Xylitol may also inhibit cavities by denying plaque bacteria the fuel (sugar) it needs to erode tooth enamel. It can be used as a sugar substitute in most sugar-free recipes. Features: 100% Pure Natural Sweetener Non-GMO
- Xylitol is slowly absorbed. Won’t cause a rapid blood sugar spike; doesn’t require an immediate insulin response for it to be metabolized.
- Has an extremely low glycemic index score of 7/100. Sugar is 100/100 on this scale.
- 2.4 calories per gram -boasts 40% less caloric impact than table sugar.
- Helps to control appetite.
- Adds a barely-perceptible cool “icy” taste sensation – it slightly cools any liquid it’s dissolved in
Instructions: Add a varied amount of scoops of Xylitol to your food or drink until desire sweetness is achieved.
|Servings Size: 1 Teaspoon (4 g)|
|Servings Per Container: 114|
|Amount per Serving||% Daily Value|
|Calories from Fat||0|
|Total Fat||0 g||0 %|
|Total Carboyhydrate||4 g||1 %|
|Sugar Alcohol||4 g|
|Sodium||0 mg||0 %|
|Not a significant source of saturated fat, trans fat, cholesterol, dietary fiber, Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Calcium or Iron.|
|* Percent Daily Values are based ona 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
|Total Fat Less than||65 g||80 g|
|Sat Fat Less than||20 g||25 g|
|Cholesterol Less than||300 mg||300 mg|
|Sodium Less than||2,400 mg||2,400 mg|
|Total Carbohydrate||300 mg||375 mg|
|Dietary Fiber||25 mg||30 mg|
|Calories per gram:|
|* Percent Daily Values are based on 2,000 calorie diet.|
|† Daily Value not established.|
|Other Ingredients: Pure Xylitol Powder.|
|Caution: Diarrhea may occur with excessive consumption. If this happens, reduce intake or discontinue use.|
|Warning: Xylitol is safe for people, but harmful to dogs. Do not feed to pets.|
|Store in a cool, dry place.|