Uses: Ferrous Lactate is found in infant formula.
Lactic acid and lactates can be consumed by all religious groups, vegans and vegetarians. Although the name refers to milk, it is mot made from milk and thus suitable for people with milk allergy or lactose intolerance.
If inhaled, iron is a local irritant to the lung and gastrointestinal tract. There is concern that the individual with metabolic defects that impair the ability to regulate iron absorption will be at risk from excessive exposure to iron, primarily as a result of acceleration of accumulation of iron in the body and an earlier onset of clinical symptoms of the disease.
This condition is known as hemochromatosis, which contributes to enlarged body organs, and if not diagnosed early can lead to serious health conditions including death.
Description: Ferrous Lactate is the iron salt of lactic acid,E270.Iron supplement. It is an acidity regulator and colour retention agent.