Effect Of Yacon (Smallanthus Sonchifolius) On Colonic Transit Time In Healthy Volunteers
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Two weeks supplementation of 20g yacon syrup (6.4g of fructooligosaccharides per day) in otherwise healthy persons was able to reduce intestinal transit time to 64% of baseline associated with a mild increase in daily stool frequency (1.1 to 1.3) and stool moisture. Side-effect of bloating was not detectable.