Scientific Opinion on the substantiation of health claims related to hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC) and maintenance of normal bowel function (ID 812), reduction of post-prandial glycaemic responses (ID 814), maintenance of normal blood cholesterol concentrations (ID 815) and increase in satiety leading to a reduction in energy intake (ID 2933) pursuant to Article 13(1) of Regulation (EC) No 1924/2006: EFSA-Q-2008-1599 , EFSA-Q-2008-1601 , EFSA-Q-2008-1602 , EFSA-Q-2008-3665

Inge Tetens

Research output: Book/ReportReportpeer-review

Original languageEnglish
PublisherEuropean Food Safety Authority
Publication statusPublished - 2010


  • satiety
  • energy intake
  • blood cholesterol
  • health claims
  • bowel function
  • Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose (HPMC)
  • post-prandial glycaemic responses

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