Not any type of rice performs equally to improve lactose-induced diarrhea characteristics in rats: is amylose an antidiarrheal factor?

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Felipoff,Ana Lia; Zuleta,Angela; Sambucetti,Maria Elena; Rio,Maria Esther;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Ciência e Tecnologia de Alimentos
  • Journal: Food Science and Technology (issn: 1678-457X)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1590/S0101-20612012005000057
  • Subject: arroz | TX341-641 | amilose | diarrhea treatment | high amylose rice | amylase | rice | tratamento de diarreia | Nutrition. Foods and food supply | Technology (General) | arroz com alto teor de amilose | rats | T1-995 | ratos

The effectiveness of different types of rice in relation to their ability to accelerate diarrhea recovering was evaluated in a rat model of osmotic diarrhea (OD). Animals (90-100 g) received protein free diet until reaching up to 20% weight loss, followed by lactose ric... View more