KiOtransine® is a novel patented ingredient of fungal origin that combines two types of polysaccharide chains. It features the benefits of both soluble and insoluble fibers:

  • Supports digestive health, improves transit and restores intestinal flora
  • Helps relieve occasional constipation, bloating and abdominal pain 
  • Supports clean and healthy arteries important for cardiovascular health
  • Supports the body’s natural antioxidant systems and
  • Reduces oxidized LDL-cholesterol levels (newly emerging biomarker for cardiovascular health that is clearly related to the atherosclerosis)

o    Natural, self-affirmed GRAS, non-GMO source.

o    EU Commission approval as a novel food ingredient.

o    Manufactured to ISO and HACCP guidelines.

o    Safe and appropriate for use in vegetarian, Kosher and Halal products.


KiOtransine® provides a full package of studies, including in vitro and in vivo tests and clinical studies such as a double-blind randomised, placebo-controlled multi-centric clinical trial.




(1) Fate of chitin-glucan in the human gastrointestinal tract as studied in a dynamic gut simulator (SHIME®), Massimo Marzorati, Véronique Maquet, Sam Possemiers, Journal of Functional Foods, Volume 30, March 2017, Pages 313–320

(2) Effect of KiOtransine® on the gastro-intestinal comfort, clinical study in overweight subjects during 56 days, PharmScan, 2014 › Exploratory study


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