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  • n. A sugar alcohol, 4-O-α-D-galactopyranosyl-D-glucitol, derived from lactulose; it is used as an artificial sweetener (E966)


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  • Based on the data submitted, and assuming a lactose content in lactitol of less than 0.2% and a daily intake of lactitol of 10-20g, intolerance reactions due to lactose are unlikely since the intake of lactose would be up to 0. 04g which is lower than the dose of 10g generally tolerated in lactose mal-digesters.

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  • It's true that lactitol is made from lactose in a process called catalytic hydrogenation.

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  • The applicant bases the evidence that lactitol preparations do not trigger cow’s milk allergic reactions on analytical data regarding the residual content of the two major milk proteins in lactitol preparations (up to 3. 2mg/kg for casein and 9. 7mg/kg for lactoglobulin).

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  • Those sweeteners appear on labels with such names as erythritol, lactitol, maltitol, mannitol, sorbitol, and xylitol.

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  • Lactaid lactase lactase drops lactic acid lactitol lactose lactose intolerance lactose intolerant lactose reduced lactose tolerance lactose-free lactose-free milk lactose-intolerance lactylate law laxatives

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  • Influence of a combination of Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM and lactitol on healthy elderly: intestinal and immune parameters

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  • L. acidophilus NCFM, which the company said it chose for its ability to improve intestinal microbiota metabolism, gut health and associated immune function. used was the firm's lactitol, a prebiotic disaccharide polyol derived from lactose, selected as it is said to increase faecal bifidobacteria levels and bowel movements and to support the growth of

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  • I'm looking for some protein bars that don't have sugar alcohols (maltitol, lactitol ... basically anything sugar+ol), don't use artificial sweeteners, don't use High Fructose Corn Syrup, are high in protein (20+g), and are low in carbs (30g max). basic recipe for making your own, from Stumptuous.

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  • Characterization of alternative acceptor molecules, lactose derivatives, allowed the finding of lactitol.

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  • "Acidifying enemas (lactitol and lactose) vs. nonacidifying enemas (tap water) to treat acute portal-systemic encephalopathy: a double-blind, randomized clinical trial".

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