Flaxseeds for Body Weight Management

Research output: Patent

  • Arne Astrup (Inventor)
  • Tetens, Inge (Inventor)
  • Agnete Dal Thomsen (Inventor)
The present invention relates to methods for reducing fat uptake in the gastrointestinal tract of a mammal in order to prevent a positive energy balance, weight gain, overweight and obesity, and to induce a negative energy balance and weight loss in subjects who wish to reduce their body weight. In particular, food and/or beverage ingredients and dietary supplements of the present invention comprises flaxseeds useful for increasing faeca fat excretion from the gastrointestinal tract.
Original languageEnglish
Patent number2564632
Filing date18/06/2019
Priority date10/05/2004
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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