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Phyllanthus Emblica (Indian Gooseberry) Fruit Extract

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SYNONYMS

EMBLIC, EXT., EXTRACT OF PHYLLANTHUS EMBLICA FRUIT, INDIAN GOOSEBERRY FRUIT EXTRACT, PHYLLANTHUS EMBLICA (INDIAN GOOSEBERRY) FRUIT EXTRACT, and PHYLLANTHUS EMBLICA FRUIT EXTRACT

Phyllanthus Emblica Fruit Extract is an extract of the fruit of Phyllanthus emblica.

Common concerns

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  • LOW
    Cancer
  • LOW
    Allergies & Immunotoxicity
  • LOW
    Developmental and Reproductive Toxicity
  • LOW
    Use Restrictions

Ingredient concerns

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  • DATA SOURCES

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Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
288 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemicalNLM PubMed
  • NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.

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