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Tereos Syral – Reducing blood glucose with Actilight®, an easy to use soluble fibre


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Decreased Glycaemic response

The glycæmic response is the increase in the blood glucose level after eating and/or drinking. It is an indication of the amount of glucose available to produce energy within the body. It could be particularly beneficial to reduce postprandial glycæmia for glucose-intolerant or diabetic subjects (Wiebe et al. 2011, EFSA, 2011). Indeed, some studies, but not all, showed reducing postprandial blood glucose and insulin levels could be beneficial to prevent type 2 diabetes (Blaak et al. 2012). Knowing that the prevalence of type 2 diabetes is expected to increase by more than