WHAT IS GLUCOMANNAN (KONJAC) POWDER?
Glucomannan (Konjac) is a form of water soluble fibre, which has been shown in research to contribute to weight loss in the context of an energy restricted diet, at a dose of 3g per day. Glucomannan is sourced from the rhizomes of the Amorphophalli Konjac plant, generally found in South-East Asia.
Glucomannan (Konjac) increases the feeling of fullness (satiety). Glucomannan (Konjac) Powder has also been shown to contribute to the maintenance of normal blood cholesterol levels, at a dose of 4g per day.
Several products marketed as ‘slim pasta/rice’ use Glucomannan (Konjac) as the main ingredient.
BENEFITS OF GLUCOMANNAN (KONJAC) POWDER
- Contributes to weight loss in the context of an energy restricted diet
- Contributes to maintenance of normal blood cholesterol levels
- Water soluble Fibre
- Core ingredient in ‘slim rice/pasta’ products
WHO IS GLUCOMANNAN (KONJAC) POWDER SUITABLE FOR?
Glucomannan (Konjac) Powder is suitable for anyone following a calorie controlled diet, who is aiming to lose weight.Disclaimer: Implied results may vary. Individuals will respond differently. Implied results assume an appropriate nutrition and training plan.
Glucomannan (Konjac) Powder Ingredients
100% Glucomannan (Konjac) Powder.
Glucomannan (Konjac) Nutrition Information
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Vegetarians & Vegans.
Mix 2 scoops (approximately 1.5g) with 200ml of water and consume approx. 20-30 minutes before breakfast, lunch & dinner. Consume with adequate water.
Warning: Glucomannan (Konjac) Powder should be taken with plenty of water, to ensure it reaches the stomach. The product is not suitable for people with swallowing difficulties, as the fibre expands.