With more and more people taking their health seriously, SQ USA wanted to create a product that would offer a healthier alternative for sugar without sacrificing taste and quality.
L-Arabinose is a natural sweetener and a natural sugar blocker, which is extracted from corn cob and inhibits activity of sucrase and maltase, which in layman's terms means it can help prevent fat accumulation and protect against diabetes. It has GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) status, and blocks sugar absorption to the body.
Below are few fun facts!
It is safe for animal consumption.
It is good for diabetics to use as a sugar substitute.
It is derived from fruits and vegetables. It can be used in cooked & roasted meats for a nice browning.
It has 60% sweetness as sucrose.
It is beneficial when trying to lose weight.
Only 40% of L-Arabinose is absorbed into the intestine.
Has no after taste
Good for energy management – no sugar crashes.