Each serving of UniFiber contains 3 grams of natural fiber, similar to the amount of fiber found in one large bran muffin or ¾ cup of cooked carrots.
UniFiber is the only fiber supplement on the market that is totally insoluble. It offers benefits such as:
- No gas and bloating
- Can be taken with other medications
- No minimum liquid requirement
- No choking hazard (does not gel or swell)
- Gluten-free, sodium-free, phosphorous-free
80% Powdered Cellulose, 19% Maltodextrin, 1% Xanthan gum. The cellulose in UniFiber is sourced from common hardwoods species including beech, birch, maple, oak, and gum trees.
UniFiber generally produces effect in 12 – 72 hours.
No, UniFiber is an insoluble fiber supplement and therefore will not dissolve. When mixed with water, the water will appear cloudy and the particles will go into suspension but will not dissolve. Although UniFiber can be mixed in water, you may find that it is most easily taken when mixed with your favorite juice or soft food.
UniFiber is sodium, potassium, phosphorus and gluten free. It contains less than one net carb per serving and has less than 4 calories per serving with no artificial sweeteners. UniFiber requires no extra fluids and there are no special precautions or warnings.
Yes. UniFiber is a great source of fiber during pregnancy. It is all natural and will not interfere with the absorption of a prenatal vitamin or other medications.
Yes. Unlike psyllium fiber products which caution patients to take their fiber at least 2 hours before or 2 hours after taking oral medication or vitamins, UniFiber can be taken at the same time without altering their effectiveness. UniFiber will not interact with other medications or interfere with drug absorption.
No. UniFiber has no known reactions, special precautions or warnings.
UniFiber can be taken up to 3 times daily if needed or as recommended by your healthcare provider or pharmacist. One tablespoon of UniFiber per serving for adults; for children 6-11 years old, ½ a tablespoon up to 2 times daily. For children under six years, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Stir one tablespoon of UniFiber into any beverage (water, fruit juice, milk, etc.) or soft food (cereal, applesauce, mashed potatoes, pudding, etc.). You can also add UniFiber to your favorite recipes. It is tasteless and doesn't change the flavor of cooked or baked food. We do not recommend mixing UniFiber into carbonated beverages.
There is no minimum liquid requirement for UniFiber. It can be mixed in soft foods as well as liquids. If you choose to take your UniFiber in a liquid, whatever amount of liquid you are comfortable taking it with is sufficient.
Yes. Because UniFiber will not gel or swell, it can be administered through a feeding tube.
UniFiber is available in an 8.4 oz canister (60 servings) behind the pharmacy counter at retail locations and in a 16 oz (114 servings) canister exclusively on DrNatura.com.