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Substances that cause gas production, flatulence, in the intestine, by providing fermentable substrate for intestinal bacteria. Those identified include small oligosaccharides such as raffinose, stachyose, and verbascose in a variety of beans. See also non-starch polysaccharides.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

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