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Is tragacanth gum vegan?

Tragacanth gum is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is tragacanth gum?

Tragacanth gum is a natural gum sourced from the dried sap of various species of Middle Eastern legumes. It is a water-soluble, odorless, and tasteless substance that forms a viscous, gel-like texture when mixed with liquid. Tragacanth gum is commonly used as a thickening agent in food, pharmaceuticals, and cosmetics due to its ability to create a smooth and creamy texture. It also has some health benefits, including soothing sore throats and aiding digestion. Tragacanth gum is a versatile ingredient that adds texture and structure to a wide range of products.

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