Because of ingredients, which can cause damage to the liver: a world partner of the EC recalls cumin

the company is The global partner of the EC (formerly dwp EC) will return the following product, as "product warning.eu" reported: article: cumin whole co

Because of ingredients, which can cause damage to the liver: a world partner of the EC recalls cumin

the company is The global partner of the EC (formerly dwp EC) will return the following product, as "product warning.eu" reported:

article: cumin whole
content: 50g
MHD: 02/2023
batch number: BA2262002A

One could not exclude the possibility that elevated levels of pyrrolizidine alkaloids. Pyrrolizidine alkaloids are secondary, naturally occurring plant ingredients, which can cause long-term consumption to diseases of the liver.

Due to the potential health risk of should be aware of customers of the recall and the product never consume.

consumers can return affected packs for a refund of the sales price in the respective points of sale.

About pyrrolizidine alkaloids harmful

should, According to the Federal Institute for risk assessment (BfR) to be consumed because of the toxicity of the pyrrolizidine alkaloids have no food with increased levels regularly or taken in large quantities be.

The BfR calls for zero tolerance, but only for the addition of toxic plant substances in isolated Form. Toxic of the pyrrolizidine alkaloids themselves, but the degradation products of mainly in the liver degraded Compounds, hepatotoxic and lead to in high doses, fatal liver dysfunction do not work, among other things, liver vein occlusion.

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Updated Date: 27 July 2020, 10:28

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