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Mauritia Flexuosa Fruit Oil

Other Concerns


SYNONYMS

MAURITIA FLEXUOSA FRUIT OIL, MAURITIA FLEXUOSA FRUIT OILS, and OILS, MAURITIA FLEXUOSA FRUIT

Mauritia Flexuosa Fruit Oil is a volatile oil obtained from the fruit of Mauritia flexuosa.

Common concerns

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

Ingredient concerns

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Data gaps

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CONCERN REFERENCE
0 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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