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The investigators hypothesis that doses of up to 10 grams of inulin products should be well tolerated and not result in a significant increase in gastrointestinal symptoms.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Inulin Fiber Supplement
University of Minnesota: Nutrition and Food Science Department
University of Minnesota - Clinical and Translational Science Institute
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:20:03-0400
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Techniques using laser energy in combination with a balloon catheter to perform angioplasty. These procedures can take several forms including: 1, laser fiber delivering the energy while the inflated balloon centers the fiber and occludes the blood flow; 2, balloon angioplasty immediately following laser angioplasty; or 3, laser energy transmitted through angioplasty balloons that contain an internal fiber.
A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. INULIN and SESQUITERPENES have been found in it.
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