Health Concerns of the Ingredient:
Allergies & immunotoxicity
About SODIUM PHYTATE: Sodium Phytate is a complex sodium salt of Phytic Acid (q.v.).
Function(s): Chelating Agent; Oral Care Agent
Synonym(s): HEXAKIS (DIHYDROGEN PHOSPHATE) HEXASODIUM SALT MYO-INOSITOL; HEXASODIUM SALT MYO-INOSITOL, HEXAKIS (DIHYDROGEN PHOSPHATE) ; MYO-INOSITOL, HEXAKIS (DIHYDROGEN PHOSPHATE) , HEXASODIUM SALT; MYO-INOSITOL, HEXAKIS (DIHYDROGEN PHOSPHATE) , SODIUM SALT; PHYTIC ACID, SODIUM SALT; SODIUM SALT PHYTIC ACID; HEXAKIS (DIHYDROGEN PHOSPHATE) MYO-INOSITOL SODIUM SALT (9CI) ; INOSITOL HEXAPHOSPHATE SODIUM SALT; MYO-INOSITOL, HEXAKIS (DIHYDROGEN PHOSPHATE) , SODIUM SALT (9CI) ; PHYTIC ACID SODIUM SALT; SODIUM INOSITOL HEXAPHOSPHATE
|170 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical see search results ->||NLM PubMed|
|NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov. |
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