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Is maltodekstryna vegan?

Maltodekstryna is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is maltodekstryna?

Maltodekstryna, also known as maltodextrin, is a commonly used food additive derived from starch. It is a white, odorless, and slightly sweet powder that is easily digestible and soluble in water. Maltodekstryna is often used as a thickener or filler in processed foods and beverages, as well as a source of carbohydrates in sports drinks and energy bars. It is also sometimes used as a substitute for sugar in low-calorie and sugar-free products. Maltodekstryna is generally considered safe for consumption, but may cause spikes in blood sugar levels in individuals with diabetes.

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