What do Juice Plus shakes contain?
Vegetable protein mix (from soya, soya tofu, rice, chickpeas), fruc- tose, fibre mix (oat bran, cellulose, rice bran, pectin, apple fibre), soya lecithin, thickeners (guar gum, carrageenan), sunflower oil, flavourings, vitamin mix (vitamin A, vitamin D, vitamin E, folic acid, niacin, pantothenic acid, vitamin B1.
Why is Juice Plus not FDA approved?
In December 2007, the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) filed a complaint with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to “halt the marketing of NSA’s Juice Plus Orchard Blend and Garden Blend capsules because the products appear to be adulterated and misbranded”.
How much sugar is in Juice Plus?
Technically, sugar is not purposefully removed from Juice Plus+. However, the bottom line is that the daily ration of four Juice Plus+ capsules contains less than 1 gram of residual sugar, which represents less than 4 calories.
Can Juice Plus make you sick?
Juice Plus supplements also contain magnesium in it. A regular intake increases the levels of magnesium and this may also cause diarrhea. May cause stomach upset: Stomach upset is one of the common side effects associated with any supplement and Juice Plus supplements are also known to cause stomach upset.
Is Juice Plus+ FDA approved?
Is Juice Plus FDA approved? No, Juice Plus is not FDA-approved.
Does Juice Plus raise blood sugar?
Because Juice Plus+ delivers the whole food nutrition of fresh produce — with almost no sugar or starch (which the body turns into sugar) — it will not appreciably increase blood sugar levels.
Is Juice Plus better than vitamins?
Taking a Juice Plus+ supplement increases your vitamin and mineral intake. However, there’s no evidence that Juice Plus+ is any better at this than a regular multivitamin. Furthermore, taking supplements like these is no substitute for eating whole fruits and vegetables.