NutriSource is a dietary fiber manufactured by Nestle. This soluble fiber helps manage a healthy colon. NutriSource Fiber will not alter the taste and texture of foods or beverages. This Fiber Supplement helps promote beneficial bacteria to promote a healthy colon and aids in normalizing bowel function. NutriSource is a powdered fiber that is tasteless and odorless. NutriSource Dietary Fiber is lactose-free, gluten-free, and kosher.
NutriSource/Benefiber Unflavored Fiber Supplement Features & Benefits
Concentrated Source of Soluble Fiber from 100% PHGG.
Add to juice, milkshakes, pudding, gravy, soup, sauces, or casseroles.
Aids in normalizing bowel function.
Provides for dietary management of occasional constipation.
Promotes beneficial bacteria to promote healthy colon.
Partially Hydrolyzed Guar Gum.┬áMade in same plant with soy, milk, and egg products.
Oral Feeding Administration:┬áStir 1 tablespoon (4 g) or 1 packet into at least 4 oz of any hot or cold beverage or prepared soft food, including purees.
Tube Feeding Administration:┬áAdd 1 Tablespoon (4 g) or 1 packet NUTRISOURCE┬«┬áFIBER Powder to 2ÔÇô4 fl oz (60-120 mL) water. Mix and administer by syringe through feeding tube. Flush afterwards with a minimum of 1-2 fl oz (30-60 mL) water.
This isn't like Benefiber. If you thought its the same(as I read in a few places) you're wrong. The ingredients are different - its guar gum here.
These fibers are ok, probably the best bet after Benefiber. One issue is that they don't melt very well in liquids that arent very hot...
By: Dorit | (Posted on 7/15/12)
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definitely not the same as benefiber. doesn't dissolve well, leaves aftertaste &does not work as well
By: yippee | (Posted on 2/3/13)
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Soluble fiber, such as Guar Gum found in Nutrisource Fiber lowers cholesterol within 2 weeks to a month!