Results for: Monosodium-glutamate

What is Monosodium glutamate?

MSG is used as a "flavor enhancer." It works as that because it is  a nerve stimulant. It's used because it's a cheap way to make food  "taste better" (rather than using bet (MORE)

What are the disadvantages of Monosodium Glutamate?

Headache, sweating and nausea are common harmful effects of Ajinimoto. Excessive or regular consumption of MSG can also lead to brain damage.Having Ajinimoto can also lead to (MORE)

Is monosodium glutamate prepared from pig products?

  The answer to your question is yes and no, with a heavy emphasis on no. Monosodium glutamate is the sodium salt of the non-essential amino acid; non essential refers to (MORE)

Is monosodium glutamate an organic molecule?

Yes, organic chemistry is defined by some as "The chemistry of carbon." and monosodium glutamate not only contains carbon, but glutamic acid, from which monosodium glutamate i (MORE)