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Gum Ghatti (Anogeissus latifolia)

Gum ghatti is a natural gum, mostly found in India and widely used as in making food, in making of pharmaceutical products, and in making paper. It is excellent emulsifier and thickener. It is a mixture of sodium, potassium magnesium and calcium salt. Gum ghatti is also referred as Anogeissus …

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Amber gum – Benefits, Uses and Side effects

Amber gum is a sweet vegetative gum used as food additive as well as adhesive in medicines. A special variant of the gum is widely used for varieties of hemorrhoids and skin diseases such as ringworm infection, scabies, and other skin ailments. Amber gum has been used for more than …

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