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Reason for taking: Other
6/23/2014 8:50:25 AM

Reviewer: 75 or over Female (Consumer)

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I have been an unwitting user of this "treatment," since carrageenan seems to have been slipped into most food products. In terms of its healthfulness, it ranks right up there with cigarettes and asbestos, should be banned, and the public advised of its dangers.

Reason for taking: Other
4/24/2014 1:43:31 PM

Reviewer: Suz, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month

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READ the info by Dr Weil...BAD STUFF..Not only bad for the stomach and GI!!! If you have a allergy to Shell Fish or Salt Water Fish "BEWARE BECAUSE YOU CAN BECOME ANAPHYLACTIC FROM CARRAGEENAN!!!! Carrageenan is found in Organic Lunchmeats by Trader Joe's, Applegate farms, Ben & Jerry's Ice Creams, Boost Drinks, It's in yogurt Chocolate milk.. IT'S EVERYWHERE!!

Reason for taking: Other
4/15/2014 12:15:53 PM

Reviewer: VS, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

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I quit eating meat back in January. To take care of the protein side of it, I started drinking Special K protein shakes and the store brand kind. About a month ago I realized my stomach was bloated and swollen all day, especially after I ate. I couldn't quite put my finger on what was causing it. Every time I drank the shakes, I would look at the ingredients and this one stood out. I never bo ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Other
7/19/2012 1:56:41 PM

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Carrageen causes my large intestine to become extremely inflamed, which is very painful, with burning. The pain, inflammation, and burning only go away after I sleep, which is difficult while in such pain. I have to take narcotics, spread over many hours, since narcotics make me nauseated.

Reason for taking: Other
4/26/2012 4:56:56 PM

Reviewer: Cornucopia Institute, 25-34 Female (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

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Research suggests that the food ingredient carrageenan contains degraded carrageenan, which negatively impacts gastrointestinal health and is recognized as a possible human carcinogen. Yet it is a common ingredient in foods, including organic foods. While it is unlikely that the government will take action to protect our health and remove carrageenan from conventional foods, we do have a chance ... Show Full Comment

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