Beta heart® is a nutritious vanilla-flavored powder that contains the main ingredient oat β-glucan OatWell ™. Oat beta-glucan has been shown to lower or maintain blood cholesterol. * * Oat β-glucan has been shown to lower blood
cholesterol. High cholesterol levels are a risk factor for developing coronary heart disease. Beta-glucans help maintain normal blood cholesterol levels. The maximum benefits are obtained with the daily consumption of 3g of oat β-glucan. Coronary heart disease involves several risk factors and a change in one of these factors may or may not have a positive effect.
** Oat beta-glucans have been shown to help maintain normal blood cholesterol levels. This claim may only be used for foods containing at least 1 g of oat β-glucans, oat bran, barley, barley bran or mixtures of these foods per serving. In order to fully inform the consumer about this claim, it should also be stated that the maximum benefits are obtained by consuming 3 g of β-glucans from oats, oat bran, barley, barley bran or mixtures of specific foods per serving per day .
*** NHS guidelines: High cholesterol – prevention. Posted on 08/16/2013.
OatWell. Is the trademark of DSM.
- 3 g oat β-glucans to help lower cholesterol * (2 scoops)
- 1.5 g oat β-glucans that help maintain cholesterol ** (1 scoop)
- No artificial sweeteners
- High fiber content (3 g per scoop)
- Protein source
- 25 calories per measure