Thank you for your interest! Over 25 years of research has documented the digestive health benefits of Litesse® polydextrose as fiber. Derived from corn, Litesse® is a low calorie, sugar free, specialty carbohydrate that is also a prebiotic fiber. Food and beverage products containing Litesse® can offer consumers multiple benefits in the areas of digestive health, weight management and oral health. Our health and nutrition research is ongoing as we continue to evaluate all of the beneficial physiological effects of polydextrose.