Benecol Cholesterol Lowering Spread Olive 500g
over 2 weeks *
*Plant Stanols - the plant stanols (1.5-3g) in Benecol® spreads lower cholesterol by 7-10% in 2 to 3 weeks as part of a healthy diet and lifestyle.
High cholesterol is a risk factor in the development of coronary heart disease.
Reduced Sat Fat - reducing consumption of saturated fat contributes to the maintenance of normal blood cholesterol levels.
Omega 3 - ALA (Omega 3) contributes to the maintenance of normal blood cholesterol levels.
The beneficial effect is obtained with a daily intake of 2g of ALA.
Benecol® foods are not intended for people who do not need to control their blood cholesterol. A daily intake of 1.5-3g plant stanols is proven to lower cholesterol by 7 to 10% in 2 to 3 weeks. That's why 2-3 servings a day gives the optimal effect when consumed with a main meal and as part of a healthy diet and lifestyle, including your '5 a day'.
Benecol® foods all contain plant stanols, proven to lower cholesterol. With delicious yogurts, spreads and yogurt drinks to choose from, it's easy to enjoy Benecol every day.
New Benecol Yogurts
Try one yogurt a day as well as one or two servings of spread to enjoy the optimum cholesterol lowering benefit.
Spreading. Freezing. Baking. Frying.
This pack contains 41 x 12g servings.
Country of Origin
Country of Packing
Johnson & Johnson Ltd.,
Full Product Name:
55% Reduced fat spread (11% olive oil) with added plant stanols
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More than 3g of plant stanol per day is not recommended. Check with your doctor if you are taking cholesterol lowering medication. Benecol foods may not be nutritionally appropriate for pregnant or breast feeding women and children under five years old. Raised cholesterol is a major risk factor in the development of heart disease. Heart disease has multiple risk factors and you may need to change more than one to lower overall risk.
Allergens can be found in the ingredients list
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Water, Rapeseed Oil, Plant Stanol Ester (Plant Stanol 7%), Refined Olive Oil (11%), Palm Oil, Buttermilk Powder (from Milk), Salt, Emulsifiers (Sunflower Lecithin, Mono and Diglycerides of Fatty Acids), Flavouring, Acidity Regulator (Citric Acid), Preservative (Potassium Sorbate), Colour (Carotenes), Vitamin A Vitamin D
Suitable for Vegetarians
|Typical Values||Per 100g||Per 12g Serving|
|of which saturates||10.8g||1.3g|
|of which sugars||0.6g||0.1g|
|Vitamin A||850µg (106%RI)||102µg (13%RI)|
|Vitamin D||7.2µg (144%RI)||0.9µg (19%RI)|
|RI - Reference Intake|
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