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Application of neohesperidin dihydrochalcone

Dec. 07, 2021

Features

High sweetness, low calories

Neohesperidin dihydrochalcone is 1500 to 1800 times sweeter than sucrose. It has a refreshing taste and lasting aftertaste. It has an excellent shielding effect on bitterness. The glycoside group of neohesperidin dihydrochalcone is hydrolyzed in the human body. , Glycoside does not participate in metabolism, so its caloric value is extremely small (8.36J/g), and it can be used as a low-energy food sweetener.

Application of neohesperidin dihydrochalcone

Slow sweetness and long duration

The sweetness of new hesperidin dihydrochalcone comes slowly, the aftertaste lasts for a long time (57s), the sweetness is refreshing and pleasant, and the time to reach the maximum sweetness is longer than that of saccharin (42s) and sucrose (24s) .


Good stability, non-toxic, fast metabolism

Its properties are very stable regardless of whether it is used in acidic or alkaline environments. It is currently the most stable and safe sweetener known, which increases the broad spectrum of applications.


Application

Food sweetener

New hesperidin dihydrochalcone is used in combination with sucralose, polyol sweeteners, saccharin, etc. It has a strong synergistic effect, can increase sweetness, reduce the amount of sweeteners, and reduce costs, while the sweetness is more pure . Widely used in fruit juice drinks, milk, fruit wine, desserts, baked goods, candy, chewing gum, sauces, low-energy drinks, pickles, vinegar, betel nuts, preserved fruits, etc.


Sweeteners for functional foods/health products

NHDC does not convert calories in the body, is a low-calorie sweetener, and has physiological activities such as hypoglycemic, cholesterol lowering, and antioxidant. Especially suitable for functional foods, health products, dietary supplements and other health foods as sugar substitutes.


Pharmaceutical and cosmetic raw materials

The physiological function of NHDC determines the raw materials that can be used to manufacture medicines for lowering blood lipids and blood sugar, liver protectants and stomach medicines.


Feed additives

Neohesperidin dihydrochalcone is added as a sweetener to the feed to make the feed taste super sweet, can increase the appetite of the piglet, obviously promote its growth and reduce the feed consumption per kilogram of weight gain, new methyl orange peel When the glycoside dihydrochalcone is compounded with other sweeteners, especially when compounded with saccharin, it can produce an excellent synergistic effect.