Ascorbyl Palmitate, CAS# 137-66-6, is a fat-soluble form of vitamin C manufactured through chemical synthesis, available as A WHITE OR YELLOWISH WHITE POWDER. Ascorbyl Palmitate is widely used as antioxidant as it acts as a reducing agent to reverse oxidation in liquids. It is affirmed by US FDA as GRAS(generally recognized as safe) and widely accepted as safe food additive in many countries with E number E304.
This can result in a dull and persistent ache and also possibly cause passage of blood via stools.
Ingestion of Ascorbyl Palmitate in large quantity may hurt our health, please follow the guideline of using Ascorbyl Palmitate: ADI 0-1.25 mg/kg bw
Special groups refer to newborns, children, pregnant and any other applicable vulnerable groups.
There is no evidence that Ascorbyl Palmitate could have any negative effects on these vulnerable groups. It should be safe to use Ascorbyl Palmitate in food for newborns and pregnant. However, we still recommend consumers to consult professionals before using large quantity of Ascorbyl Palmitate for long period in food for newborns or pregnant.
Generally recognized as safe(GRAS) is a FDA designation that a specific substance or ingredient is generally considered safe by experts, and so is exempted from the usual Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) food additive tolerance requirements. Ascorbyl Palmitate is considered safe by FDA according to existing data and granted GRAS status.
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1. Molecular encapsulation of ascorbyl palmitate in preformed V-type starch and amylose. [Carbohydr Polym. 2014 Oct 13]
Author: Kong L, Ziegler GR.
2. Protective effects of equimolar mixtures of monomer and dimer of dehydrozingerone with α-tocopherol and/or ascorbyl palmitate during bulk lipid autoxidation. [Food Chem. 2014 Aug 15]
Author: Kancheva V, Slavova-Kazakova A, Fabbri D, Dettori MA, Delogu G, Janiak M, Amarowicz R.
3. Study of the influence of ascorbyl palmitate and amiodarone in the stability of unilamellar liposomes. [Mol Membr Biol. 2014 Mar-May]
Author: Benedini L, Antollini S, Fanani ML, Palma S, Messina P, Schulz P.
4. Ascorbyl palmitate/DSPE-PEG nanocarriers for oral iron delivery: preparation, characterisation and in vitro evaluation. [Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces. 2014 Mar 1]
Author: Zariwala MG, Farnaud S, Merchant Z, Somavarapu S, Renshaw D.