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.