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Is ethyl arachidonate vegan?

Ethyl arachidonate is a non-vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is ethyl arachidonate?

Ethyl arachidonate is an unsaturated fatty acid with a chain length of 20 carbon atoms and 4 double bonds. It is commonly found in animal tissues and is an essential component of cell membranes. Ethyl arachidonate is a versatile ingredient used in various food products as a flavor enhancer, emulsifier, and nutrient source. It is also used in infant formulas to provide the necessary nutrition for proper growth and development. Ethyl arachidonate is believed to have anti-inflammatory properties and is currently being studied for its potential health benefits.

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