Apple Pectin Overview
Now Apple Pectin contains 100% pure apple pectin in a convenient and easy to take powdered form. Pectin is a special type of soluble fiber found exclusively in fruits and vegetables, primarily in apples and citrus peels. Soluble fiber pectins have been shown to improve cardiovascular health and prevent heart disease when taking as little as three grams a day. Apple pectin also acts as a prebiotic compound, providing a healthy and habitable environment where probiotics are able to flourish. It has also been shown to help lower cholesterol and normalize blood glucose levels when taken with meals. In this manner, apple pectin can be used as an effective weight management supplement. If you’ve read about or are interested in supplementing with apple pectin, you won’t find a higher quality and better tasting option than Now Apple Pectin.
Apple Pectin Description from Now
Supporting sound intestinal health is essential to every lifestyle. NOW® Apple Pectin is a completely natural water-soluble fiber that “gels-up” when mixed with water, offering digestive support that is natural and simple. As a dietary fiber, Apple Pectin can be a smart alternative to help promote desired intestinal health without the use of chemicals.
|Serving Size: 2 capsules|
Servings Per Container: 60
|Ingredient||Amount||% Daily Value**|
|Apple Pectin Powder||1.4g|
| ** Percent Daily Value is based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|
† Daily Value not established.
Other Ingredients: Gelatin (capsule) and Stearic Acid.
As a dietary supplement, take 2 capsules, 1 to 3 times daily with 8-10 oz. of water or juice, preferably 30 minutes before meals. Be sure to consume additional fluids throughout the day. Start with smaller dosages and gradually increase over several weeks.