What is grapefruit pectin fibre?
Grapefruits come from the subtropical hybrid evergreen tree first grown in Barbados. Grapefruit fibre is known as pectin, which is found in the peel and pulp of the fruit. This water soluble fibre has a gel forming effect when mixed with water.
Grapefruit pectin and cholesterol?
Used daily, grapefruit pectin may be effective in lowering the viscosity of the blood and LDL cholesterol levels.
Peer Reviewed Journals: Baig, M. M., et al. Pectin: Its interaction with serum lipoproteins. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 34(1):50-53, 1981. Cerda, J. J., et al. The effects of grapefruit pectin on patients at risk for coronary heart disease without altering diet or lifestyle. Clin Cardiol. 11(9):589-594, 1988.
Additive free — Why?
We are one of the leading additive free supplement manufacturers in the UK. This product contains 100% pure grapefruit pectin fibre. We do not use fillers or bulking agents in our supplements as it is well documented that these can affect bioavailability.
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