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Review Article: Inactive Ingredients in Supplements
 

Initial Posting: 5/11/07
What are "Inactive Ingredients?" Find out what over 70 compounds are doing in your supplements. Get the facts now! 

What are those "other" ingredients doing in supplements. Are they necessary? Are the ones in your supplement acceptable for use?

In this Review Article, you will learn about 70 common inactive ingredients and their function, so you'll better understand what's in your supplement.

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ConsumerLab.com Answers -- for Inactive Ingredients in Supplements
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I heard that some vitamin supplements contain Polysorbate 80 and there is concern that it can impair the immune system, cause anaphylactic shock and result in infertility. Is this true? Is Polysorbate 80 safe or should I be concerned? Get the answer >>

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Is there a danger in taking lecithin or phosphatidylcholine? I heard that they may increase the risk of heart attacks. Get the answer >>

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Should I be worried that my supplement contains "caramel coloring IV"? I've heard that it has been linked to cancer. Get the answer >>

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What is carrageenan? Should I be concerned that it is an ingredient in my supplement? Get the answer >>

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Titanium dioxide is listed as an ingredient in my supplement. Is it safe? Get the answer >>

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