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Potassium Citrate

Description

Potassium Citrate is a food additive used to control pH levels in food.

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Allergy Information

Uses

Stabilizer, Buffer

E-Number

E332

Additional Information



Found In

Artificially sweetened jelly and preserves, candy, beverages.

Possible Health Effects

It can be caustic to the lining of the stomach. A recent study has shown an increase in the bone density of people that have taken potassium citrate for 24 months.

Allergy Information

Unknown

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