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Old 06-11-2009, 05:07 PM   #1
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Question Cant Afford Benefiber, any cheaper alternatives?

I have a hard enough time buying a container of Soy Protein Powder for $12....now I have considered getting some Benefiber, but OMG....its expensive too!

Does anybody know of any fiber supplements to add to food or drinks that is cheaper?

Im poor!
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Old 06-11-2009, 05:08 PM   #2
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You can get powdered psyllium husk (which is the only ingredient other than flavorings in Benefiber) for cheaper, especially at health food stores.
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Old 06-11-2009, 07:24 PM   #3
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We buy the Equate brand of Metamucil at Walmart for about $6.00. It is psyllium husk, comes sugar free, and doesn't taste that bad. We mix it with water and a splash of cranberry juice and chug it down.
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Old 06-11-2009, 08:04 PM   #4
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I just dropped $40 on a can of Arbonne orange fibre booster. I feel you pain.
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Old 06-12-2009, 06:19 PM   #5
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I'm sorry to sound so dense, but will this do for a person?

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Old 06-12-2009, 07:05 PM   #6
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Just as a point of accuracy, Benefiber is wheat dextrin (gluten free), not psyllium.

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Old 06-12-2009, 07:12 PM   #7
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Oh, that's right, I always mix it up with Metamucil...still, the effect should be just about the same, yes?
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