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Is potassium citrate monohydrate vegan?

Potassium citrate monohydrate is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is potassium citrate monohydrate?

Potassium citrate monohydrate is a food ingredient commonly used as a buffering agent, emulsifier, and flavoring agent. It is a white crystalline powder with a slightly salty taste and is odorless. Potassium citrate is a potassium salt of citric acid and is an excellent source of potassium. Its monohydrate form has one molecule of water attached to it, which makes it more stable and easier to handle during production. This ingredient is often added to processed foods, beverages, and supplements to enhance their taste and stability, while also providing essential nutrients to the body.

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