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Re: [IP] glucose powder?

> Dextrose has a left and right-handed molecule.  If I recall 
> correctly, only one of them can be converted immediately into energy, 
> the other must be digested.  Pure glucose is the correct version.
> Michael

I beg to differ, Michael, unless different names are used in the US:
Dextrose IS the right-handed molecule, as it's name suggests, and is
just another name for glucose. Fructose is the left-handed version which
needs digesting. Sucrose (white table sugar) is a mixture of the two.


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