fructooligosaccharide

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fructooligosaccharide

a naturally occurring fructan sugar used as a prebiotic in petfoods. It acts like a fiber, passing undigested to the large intestine where it is extensively fermented by colonic bacteria.
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Prebiotics, inulin and fructooligosaccharides for example, are able to discourage growth of Clostridia, prevent constipation and diarrhea, help keep blood sugar levels stable, and have even been found helpful in lowering ammonia levels for people with liver disease.
Immunostimulatory effects of dietary fructooligosaccharides on red swamp crayfish, Procambarus clarkii (Girard).
Prebiotic Foods FOOD PREBIOTIC KEY PHYTOCHEMICALS Apples Pectin Polyphenols Asparagus Inulin Saponins, antioxidant nutrients Barley Beta-glucan Polyphenols, carotenoids Dandelion Inulin Carotenoids, greens terpenoids Garlic Inulin, Flavonoids, allicin fructooligosaccharides Jicama Inulin Flavonoids Leeks Inulin Flavonoids Oats Beta-glucan Polyphenols Onion Inulin, Quercetin fructooligosaccharides
Effect of fructooligosaccharides and antibiotics on laying performance of chickens and cholesterol content of egg yolk.
Supplemental fructooligosaccharides and mannanoligosaccharides influence immune function, ileal and total tract nutrient digestibilities, microbial populations and concentrations of protein catabolites in large bowel of dogs.
Several studies have shown that the growth and viability of probiotics could be increased in yogurt or fermented milk products in the presence of prebiotics such as resistant starch, inulin, fructooligosaccharides, polydextrose, and oligofructose (Ranadheera et al.
Owing to growing demands for natural, healthy and low-calorie food, large numbers of alternative sweeteners emerged since the early 1980s, among which fructooligosaccharides (FOS) may be underscored.
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Prebiotics such as inulin and Fructooligosaccharides (FOS), too, are emerging on-trend ingredients as consumers learn more about the "importance of healthy gut flora and how diet can work within that system," King says, noting that his company's FibRefine multi-chain FOS is organic and derived naturally from chicory root.