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Old 09-16-2008, 10:58 AM   #1
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MSG? Good or Bad?

good or bad

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Old 09-16-2008, 11:03 AM   #2
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It is advised that pregnant women avoid it. It's bad for my son because if it's not made in the U.S. it usually contains gluten, which he cannot eat. Other than that I don't know.
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Old 09-16-2008, 11:12 AM   #3
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It's a common ingredient in Asian cooking. In one form or another it's in most processed foods.

A very small percentage of the population has an allergic reaction to it.

It intensifies the flavors of the ingredients in a recipe.

I don;t think there is anything wrong with using it.
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Old 09-16-2008, 11:25 AM   #4
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whats the symptoms
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Old 09-16-2008, 11:30 AM   #5
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Sprinkled on dog food, it is supposed to curb coprophagia.
I have not found this to be the case
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Check this out.

A couple of decades ago, everyone had this complaint with Chinese restaurants to the point where many stopped using MSG in their cooking. Subsequent evidence suggests much of the issue was psychosomatic.
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Old 09-16-2008, 11:32 AM   #7
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sprinkled on dog food, it is supposed to curb coprophagia.
I have not found this to be the case

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Old 09-16-2008, 11:41 AM   #8
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i have prolly had it and am fine with it . It doesnt harm people that badly right
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i have prolly had it and am fine with it . It doesnt harm people that badly right

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Old 09-16-2008, 11:43 AM   #10
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can you leave it out
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