Flora Pro.activ buttery spread 500g

£3.76

Brand Price Match - Checked Tesco.com 16/04/2014

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Product Summary

Actively lowers cholesterol - clinically proven. Suitable for vegetarians. 60% vegetable fat spread with added plant sterols and buttermilk. This spread is exclusively for those who want to lower their cholesterol. The plant sterols in Flora pro.activ help to actively lower cholesterol by filtering out cholesterol in the gut, reducing the amount entering your bloodstream. The World Heart Federation and Flora pro.activ are working together to lower cholesterol. Having high cholesterol is a risk factor for heart disease. www.worldheart.org. For more information on how you can lower your cholesterol please visit www.floraproactiv.co.uk or www.floraproactiv.ie. You can also call the Flora pro.activ Careline. Monday - Friday 8am-6pm (UK) 0800 389 8193 (ROI) 1850 409 172.

Ingredients

Vegetable Oils (including Sunflower Oil), Water, Plant Sterol Esters (12.5%), Buttermilk (6%), Salt (1%), Emulsifiers (Mono- and Di-Glycerides of Fatty Acids, Sunflower Lecithin), Preservative (Potassium Sorbate), Citric Acid, Flavouring, Colour (Beta-Carotene), Vitamin A and D

Preparation & Storage

Preparation

  • Each 10g serving pro.activ spread contains 0.75g of plant sterols. More than 3g a day is not recommended. Consuming 1.5-2.4g of sterols per day can lower cholesterol by 7-10% in 2-3 weeks an additional 5% reduction when combined with the move to a healthy diet and lifestyle. As heart disease has multiple risk factors, you may need to improve more than one to reduce your overall risk. Check with your doctor first if you are already taking cholesterol lowing medication, or if you have special dietary needs. Not suitable for frying or baking. Not suitable for pregnant or breast-feeding women and children under 5.

Storage

Store in refrigerator. Suitable for freezing.