Results for: Lecithin

Is lecithin vegan?

  Some lecithin is derived from soy bean oil, and some is derived from animal fat. A lot is derived from egg. Best to go to a vegetarian store which stocks soy lecithin.
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What is density of Lecithin?

I have seen the density of lecithin given from 1.03 to 1.08 grams per cubic centimeter. Since water is 1.0 grams per centimeter, this means that lecithin will slowly sink in w (MORE)

Can you take lecithin with warfarin?

Soy lecithin interacts strongly with Warfarin. soy products have a very high content of Vitamin K, and therefore would tend to reduce the effectiveness of Warfarin. Check it o (MORE)

Is lecithin vegetarian?

Yes. Lecithin is made from soy, as far as I know.   Some lecithin is derived from soy bean oil, and some is derived from animal fat.. Best to go to a natural health/ vegeta (MORE)

Is soy lecithin the same as peanut lecithin?

The most different point is the composition of lecithin.   Peanut lecithin contain:   - PC (phosphatidyl choline)=49 %   - PE (phosphatidyl inositol)=16 %   - (MORE)

What is lecithin?

    I don't know what the numbers mean, but I do know that soy lecithin is used as an emulsifier and as a thickener. Soy lecithin is sold in health and natural food st (MORE)