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Psyllium Husk vs Wheat Dextrin

Psyllium Husk
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Wheat Dextrin
Other name: Metamucil (Metamucil)
Other name: Benefiber (Benefiber)
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Psyllium seed husks also known as ispaghula, isabgol, or psyllium, are portions of the seeds of the plant Psyllium, (genus Plantago), a native of India. They are solubility in water, expanding and becoming mucilage when wet. Ayu...
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Dextrins are a group of low-molecular-weight carbohydrates produced by the hydrolysis of starch or glycogen. Dextrins are mixtures of polymers of D-glucose units linked by -(1 4) or -(1 6) glycosidic bonds. Dextrins can be produced from starch using en...
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About Psyllium Husk
Psyllium seed husks also known as ispaghula, isabgol, or psyllium, are portions of the seeds of the plant Psyllium, (genus Plantago), a native of India. They are solubility in water, expanding and becoming mucilage when wet. Ayu...
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Dextrins are a group of low-molecular-weight carbohydrates produced by the hydrolysis of starch or glycogen. Dextrins are mixtures of polymers of D-glucose units linked by -(1 4) or -(1 6) glycosidic bonds. Dextrins can be produced from starch using en...
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dextrin Personally I use psyllium husk capsules, you can ge...
" ...from the chemist or supermarket, its a soluble inulin power, not sure which works out cheaper I know ...tho as its made from wheat dextrin Personally I use psyllium husk capsules, you can get them... "

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using soluble fibers containing psyllium husk found...
" Heather warns about problems using soluble fibers containing psyllium husk found in Andrew Lesserman's fibermucil ...see how it goes. If you don't have Acacia fiber you might try Benefiber which in... "

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flavored with psyllium husk or the Benefiber with wheat de...
" ...bloating. The Metamucil unflavored with psyllium husk or the Benefiber with wheat dextrin should be fine. I have no problems with psyllium. However, you might try the Benefiber... "

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you going to be using? And type? (psyllium husk, wheat dex...
" ...to be using? And type? (psyllium husk, wheat dextri... "

luding wheat dextrin and psyllium husk. But I can...
" ...I've been controlling the IBS pretty well by means of fiber supplements, including wheat dextrin and psyllium husk. But I can't find any ...but don't know about the psyllium husk. Anyone have any... "

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psyllium husk every morning. it's gross stuff, but there's...
" 2 tsp psyllium husk every morning. it's gross stuff, but there's also wheat dextrin/benefiber but that's much more expensive. Psyllium husk is... "

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psyllium husk. Heather recommeds that IBS suffers...
" Fibrogel contains psyllium husk. Heather recommeds that IBS suffers ...use it. Have you tried Benefiber ? It is soluble ...US it is made from wheat... "

add 5g of psyllium husk (Metamucil, for example) to 3 of my...
" I add 5g of psyllium husk (Metamucil, for example) to 3 of my meals throughout the day. It works wonders. Milled Flaxseed works... "

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contains psyllium husk which Heather says can worsen...
" Fibrogel contains psyllium husk which Heather says can worsen IBS symptoms. You might try Benefiber which contains wheat dextrin - a gluten soluble fiber.... "

psyllium husk version Equate Fiber Sugar Free Orange (...
" ...one can flush everything out. psyllium husk version Equate Fiber Sugar Free ...Powder Orange Sugar Free http://www.walmart.com/ip/Equate-Su...6.8-oz/10423306 Wheat Dextrin version Equate: 125... "

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