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  Tartrazine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tartrazine (otherwise known as E102 or FDandC Yellow 5) is a synthetic lemon yellow azo dye used as a food colouring.
Tartrazine is a very commonly used colour in the United Kingdom and the United States.
Use of tartrazine is banned in Norway and was banned in Austria and Germany, before EU regulations lifted the ban again.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Tartrazine   (345 words)

  
 Tartrazine
It is not a new invention - in 1884 tartrazine was one of the first synthetic pigments to be patented.
Whilst the primary purpose of tartrazine is to add to colour to food, drugs, drinks, creams and lotions, it also introduces into your body a range of chemicals.
Tartrazine often causes adverse reactions such as recurrent urticaria, angioedema, and asthma and is frequently implicated in behavioural problems (7).
www.foodcanmakeyouill.co.uk /bookshop/tarintro.htm   (366 words)

  
 Tartrazine exclusion for allergic asthma (Cochrane Review)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Tartrazine is the best known and one of the most commonly used food additives.
RCTs of oral administration of tartrazine (as a challenge) versus placebo or dietary avoidance of tartrazine versus normal diet were considered.
Studies of tartrazine exclusion for other allergic conditions such as hay fever, allergic rhinitis and eczema were only considered if the results for subjects with asthma were separately identified.
www.update-software.com /abstracts/ab000460.htm   (435 words)

  
 Tartrazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
In conjunction with E210, Benzoic acid, tartrazine appears to create an overactivity in children, and is one of the colours that the Hyperactive Children's Support Group recommends be eliminated from the diet of children.
Whilst being a very commonly used colour in the United Kingdom, its use is banned in Norway and Austria.
Tartrazine Foods in which it occurs and links to articles on health problems it causes.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Tartrazine.html   (203 words)

  
 ADHD, hyperactivity and behavioral problems
In a study on 20 hyperactive children, blood, serum and urine levels of zinc were measured after the administration of orange drinks containing the artificial colouring tartrazine, and control drinks free of this additive.
Tartrazine was found to induce a reduction in the zinc content of serum and saliva, and an increase in the zinc content of urine, with a corresponding deterioration in behaviour and emotional responses.
Ward NI et al: The influence of the chemical additive tartrazine on the zinc status of hyperactive children - a double-blind placebo-controlled study.
www.health-diets.net /research/hyperactivity.htm   (437 words)

  
 Educational Review July 2003
Tartrazine is a water-soluble synthetic dye that is commercially available in the form of a sodium salt.
Tartrazine is a monoazo dye, derived from coal tar.
Tartrazine is widely used for coloring drinks, foods, drugs and cosmetics, for identification purposes and to produce an attractive appearance.
allergyadvisor.com /Educational/July03.htm   (2909 words)

  
 Tartrazine - KnowledgeIsFun.com
Tartrazine (otherwise known as E102 or FD&C Yellow 5) is a synthetic lemon yellow azo dye used as a food colouring.
It is found in fruit squash, fruit cordial, coloured fizzy drinks, instant puddings, cake mixes, custard powder, soups, sauces, ice cream, ice lollies, sweets, chewing gum, marzipan, jam, jelly, marmalade, mustard, yogurt and many convenience foods together with glycerin, lemon and honey products.
Use of tartrazine is banned in Norway and Austria.
www.knowledgeisfun.com /T/Ta/Tartrazine.php   (292 words)

  
 Ward Study, 1990   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
The influence of the chemical additive tartrazine on the zinc status of hyperactive children: A double-blind placebo-controlled study.
The influence of tartrazine upon zinc status of blood sera, washed scalp hair, urine, saliva and fingernails of hyperactive and control children is assessed.
Tartrazine induces a reduction in serum and saliva zinc concentrations and an increase in urinary zinc content with a corresponding deterioration in behaviour/emotional responses of the hyperactive children but not the controls.
www.diet-studies.com /ward90.html   (214 words)

  
 Tartrazine: A Real Yellow Menace - Practicalhippie.com
Tartrazine (also known as "FD&C Yellow Number 5" or "E-102" in Europe) is a coal-tar derivative that is used to color foods, cosmetics, and other products.
Tartrazine is also reputed to be a catalyst in hyperactivity/ADD, other behavioral problems, asthma, migranes, thyroid cancer, and lupus!
There is research that shows there might be a link (and that dietary changes can help.) Many of the children on Ritalin or other behavioral drugs are probably just eating a diet rich in toxic food additives that are approved by the government as safe.
www.margonaut.com /tartrazine.htm   (1396 words)

  
 Research on Food Dye and Flavorings
Inhibition of platelet aggregation by tartrazine and a pyrazolone analogue in normal and allergic individuals.
Tartrazine sensitivity is most frequently manifested by urticaria and asthma...
When fed with a purified diet, however, both tartrazine and Sunset Yellow FCF at 5% level in the diet resulted in a marked retardation in growth, an unthrifty appearance of the fur and death of 50% or more of the rats within an experimental period of 14 days.
diet-studies.com /dye.html   (8147 words)

  
 tartrazine scene news
Tartrazine made a rare foray out of London on this Northern Xposure presents a www.nx.rocks.it night.
Tartrazine had at short notice a headline slot on this Northern Xposure presents a www.nx.rocks.it night.
Tartrazine returned to the stage after a long absence for a 30 minute set with a new line-up (just Fuzzy and VTS, in advance of Sparkle's return) and a new sound.
www.tartrazine.net /News/News2003.htm   (243 words)

  
 Food-Info.net> E-nummers : E102: Tartrazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Tartrazine op zich geeft geen bijwerkingen, met uitzondering bij mensen die intolerant zijn tegen salicylaten (aspirine, bessen), waarbij tartrazine ook intolerantieverschijnselen opwekt.
In combinatie met benzoaten (E210-215) wordt tartrazine in verband gebracht met een groot aantal gevallen van ADHD (hyperactiviteit) bij kinderen.
Tartrazine is een bekende histamine vrijmaker en kan bij mensen met asthma ook klachten geven.
www.food-info.net /nl/e/e102.htm   (76 words)

  
 Woolworths   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Tartrazine is a commonly used artificial food colourant.
Because of its yellow colour, tartrazine is often found in sweets, snacks and drinks, especially in brightly coloured ones, like bright orange chips and cool drinks.
As is the case with MSG, there's no conclusive scientific evidence that tartrazine poses any health risks at all.
www.woolworths.co.za /caissa/caissa2asp.asp?Page=ITB_Context&Post=F_Tartrazine   (197 words)

  
 Tartrazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Tartrazine is also known as FD&C yellow number 5 and E102.
Tartrazine is a synthetic yellow azo (chemical group containing nitrogen) dye that is added to foods (eg., fruit squashes, cordials, puddings, cakes) medicines (eg., cough syrups, capsule coatings and pills), and other products.
The problems that have occurred with tartrazine are allergic reactions, some fatal.
www.nutriology.com /tartrazine.html   (101 words)

  
 Tartrazine: solid-phase radioimmunoassay studies of an azo dye implicated in allergic reactions (azo dyes and allergy) ...
Tartrazine: solid-phase radioimmunoassay studies of an azo dye implicated in allergic reactions (azo dyes and allergy) -- Johnson et al.
Tartrazine: solid-phase radioimmunoassay studies of an azo dye implicated in allergic reactions (azo dyes and allergy)
aspirin and tartrazine sensitivity in patients is a nonimmunological
www.ebmonline.org /cgi/content/abstract/150/2/278   (173 words)

  
 Research on Diet and Eczema
The patients with reactions to aspirin were also tested with tartrazine, sodium benzoate, 4-hydroxybenzoic acid, sodium- and phenyl salicylate and the analgesics indomethacin, paracetamol and mefanamic acid.
The main symptoms were the facial swelling, hypertrophy of the gums, and a typical infiltration of lymphocytes and plasma cells around the small vessels observed in the biopsy of the gums.
The pathogenic mechanisms of adverse reactions to the azo dye tartrazine and to sulfite preservatives are discussed briefly.
diet-studies.com /skin.html   (5094 words)

  
 Tartrazine: A Real Yellow Menace - Ummah.com
Tartrazine (also known as "FDandC Yellow Number 5" or "E-102" in Europe) is a coal-tar derivative that is used to color foods, cosmetics, and other products.
Tartrazine is in fact a dye made from coal tar.
Indeed tartrazine is the second most common cause of migraines in younger people.
www.ummah.net /forum/showthread.php?t=20367   (519 words)

  
 Stainsfile - Tartrazine
Tartrazine is often used saturated in cellosolve (2-ethoxy ethanol) to differentiate other (red) acid dyes while staining the tissue from which the dye has been removed yellow.
Lendrum's phloxine tartrazine method for Paneth cell granules is a good example.
It is rarely employed for other purposes, although it contrasts very well as a background stain with nuclei stained by nuclear fast red.
stainsfile.info /StainsFile/dyes/19140.htm   (80 words)

  
 E numbers and food additives, E102 Tartrazine and E951 Aspartame
More and more processed food manufacturers are using chemical synonyms to hide E Numbers, use this search facility to resolve names to numbers and vice versa, as well as general searching.
Tartrazine appears to cause the most allergic and or intolerance reactions of all the azo dyes, particularly amongst those with an aspirin intolerance and asthmatics.
Tartrazine is a synthetic yellow azo dye found in fruit squash, fruit cordial, coloured fizzy drinks, instant puddings, cake mixes, custard powder, soups, sauces, ice cream, ice lollies, sweets, chewing gum, marzipan, jam, jelly, marmalade, mustard, yoghurt and many convenience foods together with glycerine, lemon and honey products.
www.ukfoodguide.net   (382 words)

  
 food allergy tartrazine
Tartrazine or "FDandC Yellow No. 5" or the "yellow peril" is a food dye or colourant used widely in commercial foods and medicinal products.
It's presence in a food source should be indicated by the terms "FDandC Yellow No. 5" or tartrazine on the label.
tartrazine: This is a food coloring azodyes material, which is widely used in industry of food and drinks.
www.a1-allergies.com /food-allergy-tartrazine.html   (340 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
TARTRAZINE -------------------------------------------------- I was wondering if anybody knows if a excipient eg tartrazine can be considered as a drug?
It is very high in tartrazine yellow dye.
If it proves to be a tartrazine sensitiviy, there are several articles in the literature on tartrazine/salicylate free diets.
dermatology.cdlib.org /rxderm-archives/tartrazine   (242 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Tartrazine: Books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
in toxic chemicals; maybe youre suffering from a reaction to tartrazine from the dye in your chewing gum.
Tartrazine is added to almost every packaged food and to...
Tartrazine, a yellow coloring used in some drug tablets and food,...
www.amazon.com /s?ie=UTF8&keywords=Tartrazine&tag=httpexplaguid-20&index=books&link_code=qs&page=1   (1008 words)

  
 Tartrazine References
Tartrazine (FD & C yellow #5) anaphylaxis: a case report.
Allergic reactions due to F D and C yellow #5 tartrazine, an aniline dye used as a coloring agent in various steroids.
Significance of tartrazine sensitivity in chronic urticaria of unknown etiology.
www.foodcanmakeyouill.co.uk /bookshop/tarref.htm   (562 words)

  
 tartrazine scene news
Tartrazine returned to the capital for this gig.
Tartrazine made another foray out of London on this Northern Xposure presents a www.nx.rocks.it Friday night to play the legendary Cavern Club.
Tartrazine played at this convenient venue again to kick off the new year.
www.tartrazine.net /News/news.htm   (343 words)

  
 Tartrazine-containing drugs -- Lee et al. 15 (10): 782 -- The Annals of Pharmacotherapy
Although the incidence of tartrazine sensitivity in the general population is low, serious adverse reactions have occurred.
Because of new FDA requirements that manufacturers list tartrazine dye in both over-the-counter and prescription drugs, many manufacturers have reformulated their products to remove this colorant.
This list is intended for use as a guide for health professionals who wish to avoid products containing tartrazine in prescribing for patients sensitive to it.
www.theannals.com /cgi/content/abstract/15/10/782   (130 words)

  
 Up All Night
Coming back to tonight's setlist, Tartrazine's new material blends in perfectly with old favourites like Madame Jo's ("This one is about prostitutes in Soho".
But still, looks like Tartrazine are moving away from their former folkiness, on to new distorted and POP!
So you better watch out for them playing a venue near you soon!" 5/5 "Here come Tartrazine with their bag of tricks.
www.upallnightmusic.com /band_show.cfm?BandID=315   (1355 words)

  
 Islamtoday.Com - Tartrazine (FD&C yellow no. 5)
FD & C Yellow No. 5 is also known as tartrazine, C.I. 19140, acid yellow 23, filter yellow, food yellow 4, tartrazine C, among other names.
Tartrazine (FD & C yellow No. 5) may cause allergic reactions including bronchial asthma in susceptible individuals.
Although the incidence of tartrazine sensitivity is low, it frequently occurs in patients who are sensitive to aspirin.
www.islamtoday.com /show_detail_section.cfm?q_id=32&main_cat_id=30   (247 words)

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