All Candy With FD&C Yellow 5 Dye (Tartrazine):
We already know that Yellow 5 or FD&C Yellow 5 Dye, also known as Tartrazine should be avoided. Candy With FD&C Yellow 5 and other AFCs can cause severe allergic reactions, bladder cancer and more. It can cause ADHD in some children and is pretty much terrible for everyone. To make it easy for all of the parents out there, here is a complete list of all of the candy with FD&C Yellow 5 that should be avoided.
According to the Center for Science in the Public Interest, FD&C Yellow 5 shows they can also cause hyperactivity in children and immune system tumors in mice. FD&C Yellow 5 contains p-Cresidine, which the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says is “reasonably anticipated” to be a human carcinogen. For more information, you can read: Health Effects of Yellow 5 Food Coloring
List Of Candy With FD&C Yellow 5 Dye (Tartrazine):
- Jolly Rancher's
- Sour Patch Kids (Yellow 5, Yellow 6, Red 40, Blue 1)
- Skittles (Yellow 5, Yellow 6, Red 40, Blue 1, Blue 2,)
- Haribo Gummi Bear (Yellow 5, Red 40, Blue 1)
- Nerds ( Yellow 5, Yellow 6, Red 40, Blue 1, Blue 2,
- Jawbreakers ( Yellow 5, Yellow 6, Red 40, Blue 1,
- Jolly Ranchers
- Mr. Goodbar
- Pixie Stix
- Blow Pops
- Atomic Fireball
- Reese's pieces
- Cotton candy
- Swedish Fish
- Cadbury eggs
- Tootsie Rolls (Tootsie Roll pops)
- Candy corn
- Twizzlers (Rainbow Twizzlers)
Please Note: more are being added to this as we uncover other popular candy that has Yellow 5!
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