Vegeta is made of selected natural plants such as Plantago Ovata and Chicory roots. Vegeta contains Plantago Ovata fiber which has the best compositions of soluble and insoluble fibers, with 71% soluble fiber and 15% insoluble fiber. Furthermore, it has many advantages:
Protects against degenerative diseases.
Relieves constipation and prevents hemorrhoids.
Reduces cholesterol and prevents coronary heart disease and stroke.
Controls body weight and helps diet.
Plantago Ovata (Psyllium Husk) is a fiber supplement which health claim has been approved by US FDA (Food and Drug Administration) since 17 February 1998 and recommended as one of the natural fiber resources.
Vegeta contains Inulin Chicory fiber which has been known to this day as the best prebiotic substance in the world. Inulin fiber consists of 100% soluble fiber which has many advantages:
Protective in nature against degenerative diseases.
Acting as prebiotic substance to increase the amount of good bacteria and suppress the propagation of bad/dangerous bacteria such as bacteria that causes diarrhea, etc.
Enhancing mineral absorption in the body such as calcium, thus preventing osteoporosis on menopause women and helping children’s bone development.
In early 2002, Vegeta has been clinically tested and approved in reducing total and bad cholesterols (LDL), furthermore, it had helped to ease defecation in one of the famous cardiovascular center in Jakarta.
The benefits of Vegeta have received numerous consumers’ satisfaction testimonials. It was proven by Vegeta being bestowed the ICSA (Indonesian Customer Satisfaction Award) from Majalah SWA and Frontier in 2002.
- Adults and children age 12 and above: 1 – 3 times daily at 1 sachet. Usually defecation process will be smoother after 1–3 days consumptions.
- For pregnant women, it is advised to consume Vegeta after pregnancy has reached more than 5 months old, 1-2 times daily at 1 sachet (it is suggested that you consult your physician prior to consumption).
- For children under 12 years old: 1 – 2 times daily at ½ sachet.
Not suggested for patients with intestinal obstructions and intestinal disorders such as ulcerative colitis or ileitis, or patients with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency are refrained from consuming Plantago Ovata / Psyllium because it will suppress the reaction of pancreatic lipase.
Consuming Vegeta more than the recommended dosage may cause gassy stomach and temporary intestinal disorder. Both disorders will disappear by themselves after getting used to consuming Vegeta. Discomfort on the throat if consumed directly in dry powder form.