Apple Pectin Powder
£31.15 – £60.80
Pectin is a complex carbohydrate, a soluble fiber found in the walls of plant cells. The actual amount of pectin found in the cells varies by each plant. Overall, pectin content is typically higher in legumes and certain fruits. For instance, apple, grapefruit, orange and apricot are known to have high levels of pectin.
Medicinal Action and Uses
Anti-Cancer – used to prevent colon and prostate cancer.
Cardiovascular- it has been shown that it may help lower total cholesterol levels and triglyceride levels. It can play a role in controlling your blood-sugar levels as well since it helps slow the digestion of sugars and fats.
Digestive – Apple pectin’s primary medicinal use is as a natural remedy for digestive disorders. Since apple pectin is high in fiber, it is used to help regulate bowel movements. It can help firm stools and reduce inflammation associated with diarrhea, as well as help with constipation. It is also used to help treat colitis, irritable bowel disease, and other related digestive disorders.
Product is supplied in Resealable Foil Bags.