Galactooligosaccharides is widely used and applied in food, beverage, pharmaceutical, health & personal care product and agriculture/animal Feed/poultry products. Galactooligosaccharides is promising to use in animal feeds to minimize the use of antibiotics in future.
Galacto-oligosaccharides (GOS), also known as oligogalactosyllactose, oligogalactose, oligolactose or transgalactooligosaccharides (TOS), belong to the group of prebiotics. Galacto-oligosaccharides has great similarities to human milk in its composition and use.
Galactooligosaccharides is mainly used in infant milk formula, follow-on formula, and infant foods. Galactooligosaccharides is also used in meal replacers, fermented milks, flavored milks, confectionery products, 0 fat yogurt and bakery products like Bread, Cakes and Cookies.
Galactooligosaccharides uses and application in fruit juices, other acid drinks, baby juice, sports drinks, lactobacillus beverage.
Galactooligosaccharides used in pharmaceutical to relief of constipation, stimulation of growth of bifidobacteria, satiety & Weight management and improvement of cholesterol levels.
In Health & Personal care product:
Galactooligosaccharides uses in cosmetic products.
In Agriculture/Animal Feed/Poultry:
The use of nondigestible oligosaccharides in the livestock feed and pet food industries is also increasing. Galactooligosaccharides is used in agriculture/animal feed/poultry has little market than in food industry.