D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride Side Effects
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Glucosamine HCL, CAS# 66-84-2, is a extraction manufactured through chemical synthesis, available as Crystallion powder,white. D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride is widely used as nutritional supplements. It is widely accepted as safe food additive in many countries.
Is there some safety and/or health risk about D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride that consumers need to know? Let's check out some basic facts about this ingredient.
GRAS Exemptions: Yes
Generally recognized as safe(GRAS) is a FDA designation that a specific substance or ingredient is generally considered safe by experts, and so is exempted from the usual Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) food additive tolerance requirements. D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride is perfectly safe for using as food additives.
As D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride is widely known as safe, there is no limit on dosage of intake. However, we still recommend consumers to consult professionals before using large quantity of D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride for long period.
Special Groups Precaution
Special groups refer to newborns, children, pregnant and any other applicable vulnerable groups.
There is no evidence that D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride could have any negative effects on these vulnerable groups. It should be safe to use D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride in food for newborns and pregnant. However, we still recommend consumers to consult professionals before using large quantity of D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride for long period in food for newborns or pregnant.
General Side Effects
No significant side effects reported.
Reported Health Issues
No health issues about D-Glucosamine Hydrochloride reported up to now.
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