C6H14O6

There is a growing opinion within the medical community that it should be listed as an active ingredient, because too much Sorbitol (about 50g or more for adults) can cause severe gastro-intestinal problems… Too much sorbitol in cells can cause damage… Sorbitol can also aggravate irritable bowel syndrome and fructose malabsorption.
Wikipedia.com – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sorbitol

EDF Suspected – gastrointestinal or liver toxicant. Less hazardous than most chemicals in 1 ranking system.

Chemical descriptions

Unites States National Library of Medicine: PubChem
http://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/summary/summary.cgi?cid=5780

Adverse effects
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?CMD=search&DB=pubmed&term=%22Sorbitol%2fadverse%20effects%22[Mesh%20Terms%3anoexp

Toxicity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?CMD=search&DB=pubmed&term=%22Sorbitol%2ftoxicity%22[Mesh%20Terms%3anoexp

Poisoning
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?CMD=search&DB=pubmed&term=%22Sorbitol%2fpoisoning%22[Mesh%20Terms%3anoexp

Scorecard: Pollution Information Site
http://www.scorecard.org/chemical-profiles/summary.tcl?edf_substance_id=50%2d70%2d4

Present in these vaccines:
ProQuad
Attenuvax
Biavax
MMR
M-R-Vax
Meruvax I
Orimune
YF-VAX
Attenuvax

a.k.a.
E 420

 

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