Pectin

How does Pectin work?

Pectin binds substances in the intestine and adds bulk to the stools.

Are there safety concerns?

Pectin appears to be safe for most people when used in medicinal amounts. People who are exposed to pectin dust at work, such as in manufacturing, may develop asthma.


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Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


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