I've heard stuff about this and though it can be safe, there is a chance that some seeds are in it. I think there may have been a post on this some time in the distant past. The safe and forbidden lists at celiac.com also say that the ingredient might contain gluten:
Here we go--I just ran a search. View this post...I wouldn't eat anything that contains it: http://www.glutenfre...st=0
I just wrote to them and they told me this:
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