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Are maltodekstrinas vegan?

Maltodekstrinas is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is maltodekstrinas?

Maltodextrins are a type of carbohydrate that are commonly used as a food ingredient. They are made by breaking down starch through a process called hydrolysis, resulting in a white powder with a slightly sweet taste. Maltodextrins are often used as a thickener, filler, or sweetener in processed foods, as well as in sports drinks and energy bars due to their ability to provide quick energy to the body. They are also used as a binding agent in pharmaceuticals and as a bulking agent in cosmetics. Maltodextrins are easily digestible and are considered safe for consumption by most people.

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