In this Article
- What other names is Xanthan Gum known by?
- What is Xanthan Gum?
- How does Xanthan Gum work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Xanthan Gum.
People who are exposed to xanthan gum powder might experience flu-like symptoms, nose and throat irritation, and lung problems.
Do not take xanthan gum if:
- You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
- You have appendicitis.
- You have a narrowing of your intestines (intestinal stenosis).
- You have a blockage in your bowel.
- You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks.
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