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are fiber one protein bars acceptable in pregnancy? i read that chicory root extract which is contains, is dangerous. is that true?

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Dr. Bryan Kurtz
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Would avoid : In large doses, chicory root extract is not safe in pregnancy, increasing the risk of bleeding or miscarriage. Since a azimuth safe dose is not known, you should avoid it.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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