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When I recently started my weight loss plan, my doctor recommended adding 1 heaping tbsp of sugar free metamucil to 8 oz of water and drinking it (quickly), 30-60 minutes before each meal. It has really helped me to eat less at my main meals. The SF Lemonade is our favorite!

- Submitted by SBARR1313 3/28/2010 in Weight Loss | 4 Comments
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HELLO2KITTY 8/16/2011 9:52:00 PM

    Benefiber may be easier to drink, but it doesn't give you all the same benefits of Metamucil (or any psyllium husk product).

--> Metamucil lowers cholesterol / Benefiber does not
--> Metamucil's main ingredient has been recognized by the FDA as having multiple health benefits / Benefiber's main ingredient has not
--> Metamucil costs 20% less per serving than Benefiber
SBARR1313 4/3/2010 8:42:00 AM

    SF = Sugar Free. My husband can only use metamucil, because it's gluten free. A lot of the other fiber supplements are not. Even the chewable metamucil tablets are not gluten free.
KAYE454 3/29/2010 8:45:00 PM

    What is SF leom drink?
RPM2008 3/29/2010 2:05:00 PM

    Honestly Benefiber is better because you don't have to drink it "quickly" since it doesn't thicken up like Metamucil does. Same thing, no thick texture! :-)

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