There are two kinds of carrageenan are present in the market, where the approved carrageenan does not produce any kind of side effects in health. But the intake of degraded carrageenan in any manner will spoil health and cause some allergic symptoms to the users.

Every one of is taking carrageenan by means of direct manner or by means of indirect manner without knowing it. this is because of the wide range use of carrageenan in many fields. The carrageenan is not only used in food items, it can also be found in most of the toothpaste, medicines, cosmetic products, shoe polishes and weight loss products.

The content of accepted level of approved carrageenan will not give any side effects, but when you take degraded carrageenan in any manner, it will give many allergic symptoms on your body, some of the bad symptoms caused by the intake of degraded carrageenan are listed below,

  • Skin Rashes, itching
  • Swelling of the mouth, throat, or tongue
  • Trouble swallowing
  • Skin flushing
  • Slurred speech
  • Coughing
  • Mental confusion
  • Change in heart rate
  • Abdominal pain
  • Collapse

Here anaphylaxis one kind of allergic symptom, which is explained as a sudden extreme form of any kind of allergic reaction on the whole body.

Apart from the above symptoms, when you suffered from a gastrointestinal which is improved or disappeared after eliminating the carrageenan from your food, you can consult with your doctor to know about the reactions of carrageenan in your body.

Most of the doctors will not suggest you to stop taking the carrageenan because carrageenan is a safe product which is used even in some of the tablets to cure some health problems. So that if you find any allergic symptoms with carrageenan, then don’t worry they are only temporary symptoms.