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Doctor insights on: The Function Of Citric Acid In Yogurt

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I'm allergic to citric acid. Can I have wine?

I'm allergic to citric acid. Can I have wine?

Perhaps: Some acids are naturally present in the base ingredients of wines, while others are byproducts of fermentation. Natural acids have the freshest, purest acid tastes. Among grapes they are tartaric, malic and citric. It would be helpful to read the ingredient label. Also consider seeing a board certified allergist to assist in diagnosis and treatment of adverse reaction to citric acid. ...Read more

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How to make your tongue stop hurting from eating too much citric acid?

How to make your tongue stop hurting from eating too much citric acid?

Neutralize the acid: Too much acid is also bad for your teeth. After consuming a lot of citrus, take a small glass of water add 1teaspoonful of baking soda and rinse for 30 seconds, spit out and repeat. This will help to neutralize the acid. ...Read more

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What are foods with vitamin C but no citric acid?

What are foods with vitamin C but no citric acid?

Colored veggies!: Bell peppers; berries; greens; potato skins. Many! ...Read more

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Does citrus (citric acid) affect absorption of Adderal?

Does citrus (citric acid) affect absorption of Adderal?

Adderall/Citric acid: Citric acid slightly lowers absorption of stimulants, unless taken an hour before or hour after the stimulant. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some drug store shampoos that are citric acid free. Thank you?

Can you tell me some drug store shampoos that are citric acid free. Thank you?

Multiple: Johnson's baby shampoo, any baby shampoo, Dove or Aussie. Pleae consult your pharmacist. ...Read more

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I drank a lot of lemonade (canned) today. I heard you can OD from citric acid. Can I die from how much I drank? (10 cans)

I drank a lot of lemonade (canned) today. I heard you can OD from citric acid. Can I die from how much I drank? (10 cans)

Lemonade: I don't think you will die from drinking 10 cans of lemonade. Healthy kidneys should process the fluid. ...Read more

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Is hydro citric acid & citrate lyase harmful with one kidney?

Is hydro citric acid & citrate lyase harmful with one kidney?

Effects on kidney: Citrate lyase is not harmful. The hydroxycitric acid (hydrocitric acid) in small amounts would not be harmful either. Large doses of hydroxycitric acid over time could potentially be harmful although there are no case reports or data to prove this. More important than having one kidney is knowing the kidney function is. Best answered with egfr a calculation of kidney function done by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have silent reflux, can I take supplements that contain citric acid?

I have silent reflux, can I take supplements that contain citric acid?

Silent/Asymptomatic?: Presuming you are referring to gastric reflux into the esophagus, this is commonly intermittent, often asymptomatic, ↑ed with longitudinal esophageal spasm producing hiatal hernia, commonly comes ; goes ; is unlikely to be affected or changed by citric acid supplements. These are all brain controlled, emotionally driven hidden internal behaviors. Gi specialists ; tests only see results not cause. ...Read more

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If my nephew is allergic to lemon, should I assume he can't have citric acid? Thank you!

Lemon: Define the reaction please? It is very rare that someone becomes allergic to lemon. ...Read more

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I had my very first bottle of magnesium citrate yesterday at 6 p.M. What does it do, how long does it last, and how dangerous? It said citric acid?

I had my very first bottle of magnesium citrate yesterday at 6 p.M. What does it do, how long does it last, and how dangerous? It said citric acid?

What?: Why did you take a medication not knowing what it does/is for? Magcitrate treats constipation. It usually is "effective" within 6 hrs, if going to see results. Can cause gassy/abdominal cramps and pain while it tries to make things move. Citric acid is in all citrus fruits, among many other things for flavoring and preservation. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to calcium ascorbate or citric acid? I am not allergic to any fruit that I know of but had a bad reaction to mixed fruit with tho

Can you be allergic to calcium ascorbate or citric acid? I am not allergic to any fruit that I know of but had a bad reaction to mixed fruit with tho

No: Food allergens are made of protein and neither of these products has it. Tell us more about your reaction to mixed fruits and what kinds of fruits were present in it so that we can provide you some answer ...Read more

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Can drinking citric acid burn fat?

Can drinking citric acid burn fat?

Likely not: Citric acid is a natural chemical compound found in citrus fruits such as lemons, limes, and oranges. There is no relationship to burning fat, although incorporating these foods into a healthy diet could be helpful generally for weight loss. ...Read more

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Citric acid or bromelain cause pineapple to burn tongue?

Citric acid or bromelain cause pineapple to burn tongue?

No: All fruits have citric acid however not strong enough acid to cause a burn. Like spicy foods, citric acid may cause the tongue to tingle and feel like burning. ...Read more

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I have digestion problem. I used to consume too much of citric acid juices. Is this the reason for indigestion? How to treat this?

I have digestion problem. I used to consume too much of citric acid juices. Is this the reason for indigestion? How to treat this?

No: You need to see a gastroenterologist, or start off with your primary care doctor and be examined and tested for multiple possibilities including helicobacter infection. You may require endoscopy. ...Read more

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Can I use citric acid as a preservative for 24-hour urine?

Can I use citric acid as a preservative for 24-hour urine?

Depends: What will the urine be tested for? Different tests require different preservatives. It would be prudent to ask your doctor. Consult the site below for a complete listing.

http://mayomedicallaboratories. Com/it-mmlfiles/Urine_Preservatives10.pdf ...Read more

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Citrus fruits make me phlemgy and coughy. Do I have a citrus allergy and would it apply to other foods and lotions with citric acid?

Citrus fruits make me phlemgy and coughy. Do I have a citrus allergy and would it apply to other foods and lotions with citric acid?

Yes and no: If all citrus cause symptoms then you are allergic to an allergen shared by all. On the other hand, some people are only allergic to one and not to another and others just the allergen in the peel and not the "meat". Citric acid is a chemical and not an allergen but may sting the skin a little and thus would not bother you when present in a skin lotion. ...Read more

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Would weed come up in a allergy test for citric acid? Doubt it but I would like to know

Would weed come up in a allergy test for citric acid? Doubt it but I would like to know

No, but what is a: Test for citric acid. There in no usual laboratory test for citric acid.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
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Is cranberry a citric fruit? And regardless of this answer, does cranberry juice contain citric acid? Http://bit. Ly/15vxwrc

Is cranberry a citric fruit? And regardless of this answer, does cranberry juice contain citric acid? Http://bit. Ly/15vxwrc

Yes: Cranberry juice does contain citric acid. The various juices, cocktails, etc. Have very different levels of everything so read the labels carefully. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Is drinking sprite, 7-up okay for kidney stones given the citric acid content in them?

Is drinking sprite, 7-up okay for kidney stones given the citric acid content in them?

NOT OKAY!!!: I don't think drinking soft drinks is ok for anyone! They have extremely high levels of sugar (esp. High fructose corn syrup) and if "diet" forms then have nutrasweet, which is even more toxic. Anyone who has any interest in being healthy should hardly ever drink this poison! And yes, the acidity worsens risk of kidney stones. See http://texasfarmersmarket. Org/the-hazards-of-drinking-soda/. ...Read more

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When you want to get the best benefits of vitamin c in a toner which is best? One that has ascorbic acid or with citric acid?

When you want to get the best benefits of vitamin c in a toner which is best? One that has ascorbic acid or with citric acid?

Little difference: I don't believe the present of ascorbic acid or citric acid would make much difference on your skin aside from being a marketing ploy. Having said that, a mildly acidic lotion or soap is usually better for people with eczema vs mildly alkaline ones. ...Read more

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My urine smells like cigrate smoke. Though I don't smoke. Some times it smells like citric acid when I take lemon. Is it natural?

My urine smells like cigrate smoke. Though I don't smoke. Some times it smells like citric acid when I take lemon. Is it natural?

Yes: Do not be concerned about the odors you mentioned.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
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I'm allergic oats, iodine, anything with citric acid, and I'm lactose intolerant so what can I eat to lose weight and stay healthy?

I'm allergic oats, iodine, anything with citric acid, and I'm lactose intolerant so what can I eat to lose weight and stay healthy?

Not all is allergy: First, I need more info. What is y our allergy to iodine? If you had a problem with contrast material for x rays, that is a special case. Lactose intolerance is inability to digest mil sugar (lactose); you can still eat cheese; most people tolerate yogurt, where lactose is already broken down. If citric acid bothers you, you may have a problem with stomach acid. See an allergist first, . ...Read more