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Soy Protein


Taste Profile

It has strong and nutty flavour.

Usage Tips

  1. Soy protein can be used in milkshakes, pancakes and granola bars.

Common names and forms

  1. Plant Protein


Soy protein is protein content extracted from soybeans. It is obtained by grinding soybeans into meals (powder) without removing hull and fats.

Health benefits

  • Soy protein helps in lowering bad cholesterol.
  • It lowers the chances of heart diseases.
  • It also helps in reducing the risk of colon and prostate cancer.
  • It is helpful in controlling obesity and balances the sugar levels in the body.
  • It is helpful for strengthening bones.(1)

Selection Guide

Avoid buying soy protein that has chalky texture. Also check for the expiry date.


Excessive consumption of soy protein can cause bladder cancer, breast cancer and kidney stones. It also affects fertility in women and can cause heavy periods.(2)

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