Is acacia (arabic gum) low FODMAP?
Acacia (Arabic Gum) is Low FODMAP. Gums are low FODMAP but may cause GI symptoms in IBS patients, particularly if multiple types of gums are found in a food product.
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Learn how to think about ingredients like acacia (arabic gum)
If you’re just getting started, we highly recommend reading our guide to the Low FODMAP diet written by Monash FODMAP-trained dietitian Kate Watson. This is important as you assess if ingredients like acacia (arabic gum) are IBS friendly. Many ingredients are either low or high FODMAP based on serving size and preparation.
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