PEG Supposedly A Harmless Ingredient

Lucy Crisetig

Polyethylene Glycol, also goes by the names of PEG, Macrogol, Carbowax and many other names when combined with other substances.

During trials, pharmaceutical companies knew anaphylaxis could be a problem, yet it wasn’t until after implementation of the vaccination programs when reports of anaphylactic incidents began to emerge.

… PEGs are also used in everyday products such as toothpaste and shampoo as thickeners, solvents, softeners, and moisture carriers, and they’ve been used as a laxative for decades.

An increasing number of biopharmaceuticals include PEGylated compounds as well. PEGs were long thought to be biologically inert, but a growing body of evidence suggests they are not.

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