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Is fd&c yellow no 5 vegan?

Fd&c yellow no 5 is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is fd&c yellow no 5?

FD&C Yellow No. 5, also known as Tartrazine, is a synthetic lemon-yellow dye used as a food coloring additive. It is one of the seven FD&C colors approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in food, drugs, and cosmetics. Tartrazine is commonly used in processed foods such as candy, soft drinks, baked goods, and condiments. Despite concerns over its safety, Tartrazine has been deemed safe for consumption in small quantities by various health organizations, including the FDA. It is important to note that some individuals may have sensitivities to Tartrazine and experience adverse reactions, such as hives or hyperactivity.

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