Benecol® foods all contain plant stanols, clinically proven to reduce cholesterol up to 10 %* in 3 weeks. Benecol was born in 1995 in Finland. Today already millions of consumers around the world trust the scientific evidence and delicious taste of Benecol foods.
Benecol foods are for anyone wanting to lower their cholesterol. 1.5-2.4 g of plant stanol per day is proven to reduce cholesterol and each bottle contains 2 g. That's why one bottle a day gives the optimal effect, especially when consumed with a main meal and as part of a healthy diet and lifestyle.
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.
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.
*The EFSA Journal（2008）825, 1-13. Plant stanol ester and blood cholesterol.
The EFSA Journal（2009）1175, 1-9. Plant Stanols and Plant Sterols and Blood LDL-Cholesterol.