Dextrose (also known as glucose) is a monosaccharide or simple sugar that is about 20% less sweet compared to cane sugar. It is derived entirely from corn, is low-cost, and contains no fructose or lactose. Dextrose is actually the primary source of energy for most living organisms. NOW Real Food™ Dextrose is a natural sweetener derived from corn with moderate sweetness and a fine texture that’s easily utilized by the body.
- Natural Sweetener
- Easily Utilized by the Body
- Natural Energy Source
- Naturally Sweet
Dextrose can be used in place of table sugar and mixed in blender drinks as a sweetener, or as a dietary supplement, mix 2 level tablespoons of Dextrose Powder in 16 oz. of water or juice. Consume before, during and after intense exercise for best results. Double this recipe if engaging in prolonged exertion of 2 hours or more.