HPF-5 PLUS

HPF-5 PLUS

Can Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS powder be mixed with hot water?

It is recommended to mix Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS with warm, cold or room temperature water or any flavoured beverages. Too high temperature can result in protein denaturation and induce the formation of lumps. 

Is Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS suitable for children?

Yes. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is suitable for all ages from children aged 2 years old and above. 

Is Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS suitable for individual with lactose-intolerance?

Yes. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is suitable for individual with lactose-intolerance as it is lactose free. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS contains only plant proteins from soy & pea (certified non-GMO) and it is without animal protein. 

Is Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS suitable for pre-diabetic and diabetic patients?

Yes. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is suitable for pre-diabetic and diabetic patients as it is low in carbohydrate and contains no added sugar. 

Is Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS suitable for pregnant or lactating women?

Yes. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is safe to be consumed by pregnant or lactating women. If you have any doubt, it’s better to consult your doctor before consuming this product.

Is Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS suitable for vegetarians?

Yes. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is suitable for vegetarians as it contains NO animal ingredients or animal-derived ingredients. 

Can individual with high blood uric acid take Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS?

Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is high in plant protein derived from non-GMO soy and pea. Plant-based protein such as legumes (soy & pea) tends to have lower purine content if compared to animal-based protein. Based on the study conducted by National University of Singapore, dietary intake of plant-based protein such as soy and other legumes is not associated with increased levels of uric acid and gout risk. Therefore, Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS can be taken by individual with high blood uric acid. However, if you still have any doubts, you may seek medical advice before consuming this product. 

Can individual with kidney health problem take Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS?

Individual with kidney health problem should be cautious with the daily protein intake. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is a high protein-fiber powder and it is advisable for individual with kidney health problem to seek medical advice before consuming this product. 

What is wheat resistant dextrin?

Wheat resistant dextrin is a soluble dietary fiber that helps to promote satiety for weight management and regulate or promote regular bowel movement especially for people with a tendency to constipation. 

Does Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS contain gluten? Can individual with gluten-intolerance take Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS?

According to the ingredient data sheets of Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS, no gluten is detected. Therefore, it is suitable for individual with gluten-intolerance to consume. However, if you still have any doubts, you may seek medical advice before consuming this product.

Can individual who is on warfarin (anticoagulant) to consume Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS since it contains vitamin K2?

The vitamin K that responsible for blood clotting process is vitamin K1 whereas vitamin K2 is mainly involve in preservation of bone health and prevention of heart disease (arterial calcification). Numerous scientific studies suggested that vitamin K2 (Menauquinone, MK-7) can help improve bone density and prevent arterial calcification by directing calcium to the bones and teeth and keeping the calcium away from arteries.
In addition, several research studies also shown that vitamin K2 (Menaquinone, MK-7) has NO adverse effects on blood clotting and hence it will not interfere with anticoagulant medicine such as warfarin. However, if you still have any doubts, you may seek medical advice before consuming this product.

How much is the isoflavone content in Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS?

Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS contains 1-3 mg of isoflavones per 1g of protein. Therefore, one serving (16g) of Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS provides 9.8 - 29.4mg of isoflavones.

Is Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS certified halal?

Yes. Biogrow® HPF-5® PLUS is certified halal by Jakim.