Summary

  • Green lady finger banana is a prebiotic plant material rich in naturally-occurring resistant starch
  • Resistant starch is a food source for the microbiota which, in turn breaks down these starches to produce SCFAs for the human host
  • Research on banana resistant starch
    • Significant butyrate-producer, incl. Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
    • High amylose : amylopectin RS ratio
    • Low Glycaemic Index
  • Made from unripe Australian bananas (grown in Far North QLD) in a gentle, low-heat proprietary process 
  • If PreBio RS is taken in addition to FloraGenex the total daily resistant starch will be 17.5 grams
  • Free from grains, gluten, crustaceans, egg, fish, lupin, dairy, lactose, peanuts, sesame seeds, soybeans, corn, tree nuts
  • No added sugar, other sweeteners or artificial additives

Dosage

  • 1 scoop (15 g) or more daily in liquid or added to breakfast
  • Dose can be increased as required

Warnings

  • Always read the label
  • If symptoms persist, consult your healthcare professional
  • Dietary supplements should not replace a balanced diet

Formulation

Ingredient
Green banana 15 g

Nutritional information

Per serve per 100g
Carbohydrates 12 g 75 g
Dietary Fibre 1.8 g 12 g
Energy 211.5 kJ 1412 kJ
Protein 0.45 g 3.2 g
Resistant carbohydrate 6 g 40 g
Sodium 0 mg < 0.1 mg
Sugar 0 g < 0.1 g
Total Fat 0 g < 0.1 g