Annatto

How does Annatto work?

There isn't enough information to know how annatto works.

Are there safety concerns?

Annatto is safe for most people when used in food amounts. It is not known if annatto is safe for use as a medicine.

Annatto might raise blood sugar levels. If you have diabetes, check your blood sugar levels.

Do not use annatto if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • You are scheduled for surgery in the next two weeks.

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