Apple Pectin is a fibre found in Apples. It is used to make medicine for the treatment of a number of conditions including high blood lipids and diabetes, and for the prevention of colon and prostate cancer.

Pectin accounts for approximately 50% of an Apple’s total fibre content. The Pectin in Apples has Prebiotic benefits. It increases butyrate, a short-chain fatty acid that feeds the beneficial gut bacteria and decreases the population of harmful bacteria.