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Is maltodextrina maiz vegan?

Maltodextrina maiz is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is maltodextrina maiz?

Maltodextrin is a corn-based food additive that functions as a thickener, filler, or preservative. Maltodextrin is composed of glucose polymers that have been hydrolyzed to produce a white, odorless powder with a slightly sweet taste. It is often used in processed foods as a binding agent and stabilizer due to its ability to absorb water and form a gel-like texture. Maltodextrin is frequently found in sports drinks and energy gels as a quick source of carbohydrates for athletes. In addition, it is sometimes used as a sweetener or bulking agent in low-calorie foods.

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