What is konjac fiber?

Answer Konjac fiber is also known as glucomannan. It is derived from the root of the Amorphophallus konjac plant. It is commonly used in food preparation in Japan. This substance is a good source of dieta... Read More »

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What is konjac mannan?

Konjac mannan is a product derived from an Asian plant called the Amorphophallus konjac. Sometimes called glucomannan, the konjac mannan plant is used as a food in some culinary traditions and also... Read More »

What is the down side of taking amorphophallus konjac?

Amorphophallus konjac is not an approved nutritional supplement, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Taking the supplement to relieve constipation, aid in weight loss or reduce chol... Read More »

Is konjac root safe to use in a diet?

On One Hand: Studies Show It Is SafeClinical studies published in "The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition" and "The International Journal of Obesity" have both touted konjac root as being a saf... Read More »

Can you use Konjac Flour for frying instead of Flour? don't see why not! anything that coats the food works great. coconut, crushed cereal, corn meal, lots of things work great.