Glucose Powder 1kg by SF Health Foods is corn syrup-based sugar, useful for boosting energy levels quickly. It is water-soluble and can be used as an alternative sweetener to cane sugar in beverages and baking cakes, biscuits, and desserts.
Another name for glucose is blood sugar and it’s key to keeping the mechanics of our bodies working properly. When our glucose levels are normal there’s not too much to notice, but when glucose levels go out of the normal range; long term, normal functions can be at risk and it can affect health.
Ensuring your glucose levels are in the normal range is a vital part of making sure your body is running properly. 90–130 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL) is a normal glucose reading before eating, and then after 1-2 hours you would expect a normal reading to be under 180 mg/dL.
When a Glucose reading dips under 70 mg/dL it is considered to be too low and is referred to as hypoglycemia which has the potential to be critical. Many athletes use glucose powder because it helps ensure muscles have the nutrients they need to repair themselves during and after exercise.
Glucose has a high glycemic index so it’s able to enter the bloodstream quickly which increases your body’s insulin production. Glucose Powder 1kg by SF Health Foods is well assimilated and easily - tolerated for most people.
There are several reasons why blood sugar levels can rise quickly including eating a heavy meal, stress, missed diabetes medications, other illnesses and lack of physical activity.
The benefits of having Glucose Powder 1kg by SF Health Foods are:
- Boosts energy levels quickly
- Helps muscles repair during and after exercise
- Enters bloodstream quickly
- High glycemic index
Suggested Serve: Use as an alternative sweetener
Warning:This food is not a sole source of nutrition and should be used in conjunction with a nutritious diet and with an appropriate physical training or exercise program. This food is not suitable for children under the age of 15 or pregnant women. It should only be used under medical or dietetic supervision. Keep out of reach of children.