Weight Management

Global obesity has more than doubled since 1980 and continues to contribute to a number of health issues in both adults and children [1]. Nutritional companies continue to develop weight management regimens that accommodate a range of consumer preferences and ages. Not only are companies looking to develop products in an array of formats, they are looking for unique ingredients that promote a range of health benefits to the consumer. ABITEC's nutritional ingredients can supply several benefits for the promotion of weight management.

Featured Product: Captex® Medium-Chain Triglycerides (MCTs)

  • Medium-Chain Triglycerides (MCTs) provide cognitive enhancement, sustainable energy, increase thermogenesis, and promote prolonged satiety [1-3]
  • Kosher and Halal
  • Not manufactured from bioengineered ingredients (Non-GMO)
  • Promote post-workout recovery
  • Powdered forms available in our Nutri Sperse® product line
  • Suitable for keto diet
  • Excellent stability with 24-36 month shelf life

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Multiple Sustainable Raw Material Options Available 

Coconut, Palm-free, and RSPO Options

Product Name

Chemical Name Caprylic (C8) fatty acid content (%) Capric (C10) fatty acid content (%) CAS Number
Captex 300 Glyceryl Tricaprylate/ Tricaprate ~70 ~30  65381-09-1
Captex 355 Glyceryl Tricaprylate/ Tricaprate ~55 ~35 65381-09-1,
73398-61-5
Captex 1000  Glyceryl Tricaprate <1 98 621-71-6
Captex 8000  Glyceryl Tricaprylate 98 <1 538-23-8

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NUTRI SPERSE®

Nutri Sperse lipid powders deliver up to 73% fat content from a wide range of healthy oils, including medium chain triglycerides (MCTs), canola, and high oleic sunflower. All of our oils are low trans fat, non hydrogenated, kosher, and halal. They are dispersible across a spectrum of hot and cold aqueous applications, and they provide a creamy mouth feel and improved functionality to products where liquid oils are not applicable.

Additionally, they are:

  • Available with dairy and non-dairy bases*
  • Available with MCTs for increased and sustainable energy supply [1]
  • Used to promote post-workout recovery
  • Up to 24 month shelf life

*The carbohydrate and proteins in the bases of Nutri Sperse powders are specifically selected to provide nutritional functionality, such as, slow to fast energy production.

Product Name

Base

Oil Type 

 %

Nutri Sperse A5100** Polydextrose, Milk Protein Concentrate, and Whey Protein Isolate High Oleic Sunflower 45%
Nutri Sperse MCT 50 Non-GMO Maltodextrin MCT 50%
Nutri Sperse MCT 70 Nonfat Dried Milk MCT 70%
Nutri Sperse MCT C8 Nonfat Dried Milk MCT 70%

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**Developmental

References

1. St. Onge, M.P. , Jones, PJH. (2002) Physiological Effects of Medium-Chain triglycerides: Potential Agents in the Prevention of Obesity, J. Nutr. 132: 329-332

2. Bach AC and Babayan VK. Medium-chain triglycerides: an update. The American journal of clinical nutrition 1982;36(5):950-962.

3. Heydinger JA and Nakhasi DK. Medium Chain Triacylglycerols. Journal of Food Lipids 1996;3:251-257.

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