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Echigo

Echigo is a pre-cooked, protein-reduced rice intended for individuals on low-protein diet. The name is derived from the old name of Niigata, the rice capital of Japan. Through our Japanese parent company’s patented technology of using plant-origin lactic acid bacteria and protease, protein in rice is broken down into amino acids.

WHY CHOOSE ECHIGO?

1.Relative to regular rice, it has a lower amount of protein beneficial for individuals on low-protein diet.

2.It can be kept on store for up to 6 months.

3.It is processed using regular rice (obtained from local suppliers of the Philippines) and thus, consumers are secured from the worry of ingesting genetically-modified foods.

4.It is pre-cooked and easy to prepare – either microwave heating or boiling water method.

BENEFITS OF EATING ECHIGO TO INDIVIDUALS WITH CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

  Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is a condition wherein the kidneys lose their physiological function. According to a statement released by the Department of Health, the number of patients on dialysis treatment rose to over 23,000 in 2013. This increase is almost 6 times compared to the statistics in 2004 which was just around 4,000. With this alarming growth, disease prevention is essential.During the early onset of CKD, Echigo is beneficial such that it delays the progression of the disease and thus, defers the need for dialysis. It is more cost-friendly. Because of the product’s low-protein nature, the kidneys are spared from heavier damage.

  In addition to this, consumption of Echigo instead of regular rice provides a balanced intake of protein and energy. Generally, individuals on a low-protein diet are not given much freedom to choose main dishes or viands. Limiting the amounts of viands will, in turn, result to inadequate intake of energy. Replacing normal rice with Echigo helps achieve a balance between these two since the amount of protein supposedly removed from limiting the main dish is already removed from the rice. With this case, one can have more freedom to try other protein-dense dishes with higher biological value and thus, enjoy a better quality of life! 

INSTA RICE

Insta rice is a pre-cooked packed rice  that comes in an easy-to carry pouch. It has a 1-year shelf life from the date of manufacture. and can be kept in a room temperature. This is intended for any rice eating individuals. 

GOHAN LITE

Gohan lite is a pre-cooked, calorie reduced, high fIber rice that is intended for patients with diabetes or individuals on low-caloric diet. It has a 6 months shelf life and can be kept in a room temperature. 

UPCOMING PRODUCT

RICE TO GO

Rice togo is a ready-to-eat rice that comes  in an easy-to-carry stand-up pouch. It is  perfect for emergency situation such as  environmental catastrophes. also, it is  recommended for individuals who are  always on the rush as its no-reheating  requirement provides ease and convenience. 

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