It contains carbs called fructans
, which some people with IBS have trouble digesting.
is a fructose polymer or in simple terms, many fructose molecules bind together to form a fructan
Health-related quality of life indicated the lowest score for the "vitality" subdimension during fructan
challenge in a Norwegian study .
It has been reported that inulin-type fructans
fermentation increase the production of the anorexigenic hormones glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and peptide YY (PYY) in rodents affecting the food intake and energy expenditure [42, 43].
tequilana-related studies mainly focused on fructan
, with the obvious purpose of improving fructan
production and application to generate bioenergy [5, 10, 11].
Zhang et al., "In vitro and in vivo antioxidant activity of a fructan
from the roots of Arctium lappa L.," International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, vol.
[21.] Haska L, Nyman M and R Andersson Distribution and characterisation of fructan
in wheat milling fractions.
supplementation of dogs enhances nutrient digestion and modifies stool metabolites concentrations, but does not alter fecal microbiota populations.
Application of high performance anion exchange chromatography to study invertase-catalysed hydrolysis of sucrose and formation of intermediate fructan
Differences in fructan
content and synthesis in some Allium species.
Histology results in femur of rats showed that different fructan
treatments did not produce damage.
A study by Soobo (2005) , also agreed that chicory root is high in inulin-type fructan