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If you eat lots of monosodium glutamate is it responsible of being overweight?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: NO

I don't think there are even any calories in msg.
However, it can cause flushing, headache, sweating, numbness around the mouth, palpitations, and in severe overdoses: chest pain, difficulty breathing, and swelling of the throat. Be careful!

In brief: NO

I don't think there are even any calories in msg.
However, it can cause flushing, headache, sweating, numbness around the mouth, palpitations, and in severe overdoses: chest pain, difficulty breathing, and swelling of the throat. Be careful!
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