Making simple switches to your diet can make a big difference. Benecol® offer a range of tasty foods with added plant stanols, including yogurt drinks and spreads. The efficacy of plant stanols in Benecol® foods has been proven in over 80 clinical studies and is recommended as part of a healthy lifestyle in international guidelines.1 Simply having 2g of plant stanols, daily with meals, can lower your cholesterol by 10% on average in just 2-3 weeks*.
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*Plant stanol ester has been shown to lower cholesterol. High cholesterol is a risk factor in the development of coronary heart disease. A daily intake of 1.5–2.4g plant stanols lower cholesterol by 7–10% in 2–3 weeks.
1Mach F, Baigent C, Catapano AL, et al. 2019 ESC/EAS Guidelines for the management of dyslipidaemias: lipid modification to reduce cardiovascular risk. Eur Heart J 2020;41:111-118.BACK