NOW Foods Lactose, or milk sugar, is derived from whey. Like whey, lactose milk sugar is useful in assisting in the growth of beneficial bacteria such as Lactobacillus acidophilus in the G.I. tract. Lactose is about 20% as sweet as sugar and is a great milk additive.


Weight: 1 lb

Lactose (Milk Sugar) - Now Real Food

SKU: AM6940R

    • Extract of Sweet & Sour Whey
    • Assists in the Growth of Beneficial Gut Bacteria
    • Product of the USA
    • Low in Sodim
    • Egg Free
    • Nut Free
    • Soy Free
    • Kosher

    Did you know that the first carbohydrate you and every other mammal on Earth consumed was Lactose? Also known as "milk sugar" Lactose is a natural sugar found in milk.

    Extracted from sweet or sour whey, NOW Real Food® Pure Lactose is about 20% the sweetness of sugar and is used in unique food applications and as a sweet addition to children's milk. Lactose is also a good way to support the growth of beneficial gut bacteria such as acidophilus.