Low glycemic sweetener make from birch tree extract.
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Xylitol is made from 100% birch tree extract from Finland with no other added ingredients. It has a similar sweetness to sugar so can be used with the same measurments in hot drinks, cakes, chocolate, etc.
According to the pack "With all the sweetness of common sugar, Xylitol has 40% fewer calories, a low GI, is safe for diabetics and is excellent as part of any weight management program." The GI is 8.
Xylitol is also supposed to be good for teeth, it is used in some brands of toothpaste.
Excessive consumption may produce a laxative effect. Not suitable for pets.
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