E-number: 127

Name: Erythrosine
Alternative Names :C.I. 45430; FD&C Red 3; C.I. Food Red 14; C.I. Acid Red 51.

Function: Colouring
Status: Halaal
Source: synthetic chemical.

Health Info!!

Health Code: Red
Asthma, hyperactivity, learning difficulties, light sensitivity, may affect liver, heart, thyroid, reproduction, stomach, carcinogenic

Uses: Canned fruit cocktail, biscuits, glace cherries, packet trifle mix, canned red cherries, mar-aschino cherries, sausage casings
Other Uses: Toothpaste, dental disclosing tablets, rouge, medications