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Tomato Powder

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Tomato Powder review: 65 facts and highlights

Tomato Powder
Tomato Powder
89
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Why is Tomato Powder better than the average?

  • more food energy (kJ) per 100g
    1263kJvs190.21kJ
  • more vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) per 100g
    12.25mgvs0.67mg
  • more lipids per 100g
    0.44gvs0.41g
  • more carbohydrates per 100g
    74.68gvs9.64g
  • more dietary fiber per 100g
    16.5gvs2.7g
  • more calcium content per 100g
    166mgvs60.51mg
  • more iron content per 100g
    4.56mgvs1.29mg
  • more magnesium per 100g
    178mgvs36.41mg

Top nutrition facts and health benefits

General values

1. higher water content per 100g

3.06g

Foods with high water content help you stay hydrated. Water also helps transporting nutrients and oxygen throughout the body.

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Waxgourd

96.1g

2. more food energy (kJ) per 100g

1263kJ

The amount of food energy in kiloJoules (kJ) per 100g. The minimum daily requirement is approximately 7,500 kJ (according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations).

Best

Potato Flour

1493kJ

3. more lipids per 100g

0.44g

Lipids are essential for a healthy, balanced diet. They provide energy and also play a key role in the production of hormones and cell membranes, as well as in the absorption of nutrients and fat-soluble vitamins.

Best

Dried Pasilla Pepper

15.85g

4. more dietary fiber per 100g

16.5g

Dietary fiber, also called roughage, is present in plants, in soluble or insoluble form. Eating fruits, vegetables and whole grains rich in fiber helps the digestion process.

Best

Dried Pasilla Pepper

26.8g

5. more food energy (kcal) per 100g

302kcal

The amount of food energy in kilocalories (kcal) per 100g. The minimum daily requirement is approximately 1,800 kcal (according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations).

Best

Potato Flour

357kcal

6. more proteins per 100g

12.91g

Proteins are essential for a healthy, balanced diet. The recommended daily dose is 0.8-1g of protein per 1 kg of body weight.

Best

Sun-dried Tomatoes

14.11g

Sugars

1. more carbohydrates per 100g

74.68g

Carbohydrates are composed of carbon, oxygen and hydrogen, and are divided in 4 groups: oligosaccharides (glycose), monosaccharides and disaccharides which are sugars and serve as a quick source of energy, while polysaccharides, like starches serve for storing energy.

Best

Dehydrated Onion Flakes

83.28g

2. smaller amount of sugars per 100g

43.9g

The total amount of sugars, including glucose, fructose, galactose, sucrose, lactose, maltose, and trehalose. A sugar-heavy diet can cause metabolic dysfunctions.

Best

Watercress

0.2g

Minerals

1. more calcium content per 100g

166mg

Calcium is a mineral which is very important for bone health. The recommended daily dose for adults is approximately 1000mg per day.

Best

Dried Agar Seaweed

625mg

2. more magnesium per 100g

178mg

Magnesium is an important mineral for bone development and helps the proper functioning of various metabolic processes, like activating the enzymes that help in energy production.

Best

Dried Agar Seaweed

770mg

3. more potassium per 100g

1927mg

Potassium is a mineral that helps muscles contract, regulates the fluid balance in the body, helps maintain a normal blood pressure and kidney health.

Best

Sun-dried Tomatoes

3427mg

4. more manganese per 100g

1.95mg

Manganese is a trace mineral that assists in bone formation, skin integrity and assists the enzymes that control blood sugar.

Best

Fireweed Leaves

6.7mg

5. more iron content per 100g

4.56mg

Iron is found in hemoglobin, which represents approximately 2 thirds of the body’s iron reserve.

Best

Dried Agar Seaweed

21.4mg

6. more ash per 100g

8.91g

The ash content refers to the total amount of minerals contained (potassium, sodium, calcium, magnesium).

Best

Sun-dried Tomatoes

12.6g

Vitamins

1. more vitamin E (alpha-tocopherol) per 100g

12.25mg

Vitamin E Alpha (d-alpha-tocopherol) is a fat-soluble antioxidant that protects the body's cells from the damaging effects of free radicals, strengthens the immune system and prevents blood clotting.

Best

Tomato Powder

12.25mg

2. more vitamin B12 per 100g

0µg

Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is important for maintaining the health of the nervous system. It works closely with folate (vitamin B9) in the production of red blood cells and the processing of iron.

Best

Brown Mushrooms

0.1µg

3. more thiamin per 100g

0.91mg

Thiamin (vitamin B1) assists the body's cells change carbohydrates into energy. It is commonly found in grain-based foods like bread and cereals.

Best

Tomato Powder

0.91mg

4. more vitamin K per 100g

48.8µg

Vitamin K refers to a group of fat-soluble vitamins (K1 and K2) needed for the synthesis of proteins that ensure blood coagulation and help bone metabolism.

Best

Parsley

1640µg

5. more niacin per 100g

9.13mg

Niacin or vitamin B3 aids the body by lowering cholesterol and triglycerides (fat). Like other vitamins from the B complex series, it also helps convert carbohydrates into glucose.

Best

Dried Shiitake Mushrooms

14.1mg

6. more pantothenic acid per 100g

3.76mg

Pantothenic acid (vitamin B5) contributes to lowering cholesterol and triglycerides (fat) in the body. Like all B vitamins, it is involved in the conversion of carbohydrates into glucose. It also contributes to maintaining the health of the nervous system.

Best

Dried Shiitake Mushrooms

21.88mg

Amino acids

1. more valine per 100g

0.26g

Valine is an essential amino acid promoting normal growth, tissue repair, blood sugar regulation, muscle coordination, emotions and mental vigor. It helps maintaining proper nitrogen balance in the body and can serve as an energy source for muscle tissues.

Best

Drumstick Leaves

0.61g

2. more tryptophan per 100g

0.09g

Tryptophan is an essential amino acid that the body needs for growth, for creating the sleep hormone melatonin, the neurotransmitter serotonin and for the synthesis of vitamin B3.

Best

Winged Bean Tuber

0.25g

3. more isoleucine per 100g

0.25g

Isoleucine is an essential amino acid, important for the the synthesis of hemoglobin, the regulation and stabilization of blood sugars and energy levels, and tissue repair.

Best

Green Soybeans

0.57g

4. more leucine per 100g

0.36g

Leucine is an essential amino acid for adipose, muscle and liver tissues. It stimulates protein synthesis, protecting muscles from stress and is important for regulating blood sugar and stimulating insulin release, which is important for building muscles.

Best

Green Soybeans

0.93g

5. more lysine per 100g

0.37g

Lysine is an essential amino acid that helps the body absorb calcium and has a crucial role in collagen formation.

Best

Green Soybeans

0.78g

6. more methionine per 100g

0.07g

Methionine is an essential amino acid that plays an important role in synthesizing other proteins, forming cartilage tissues, dissolving fat and reducing fat in the liver. It has an anti-inflammatory and pain relieving effect and strengthens hair and nail structure.

Best

Dried Shiitake Mushrooms

0.18g

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