VitaFiber™ is a high quality, pure mixture composed of isomalto-oligosacchardies (IMO). Currently, IMO is popular in Asian markets where it is used as an ingredient to contribute functional health benefits as a prebiotic, dietary fiber, and low calorie sweetener.
IMO has been a normal food component of the human diet for many centuries. IMO occurs naturally in a number of fermented foods, including rice, miso, soy sauce and sake. Isomaltose, one of the major components of IMO, has been identified as a natural constituent of honey.
The well documented health benefits of IMO include:
- IMO as a Dietary Fiber
- IMO as a Prebiotic
- IMO Exhibit Low Glycemic Index (GI)
- IMO Relives Constipation & Lowered Blood Cholesterol
- IMO Improves GI health
- IMO helps maintain healthy cholesterol levels already within the normal range.
- IMO helps improve minerals absorption