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      Frequently Asked Questions About Celiac Disease   09/30/2015

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Wheat Germ Oil In A Gluten Free Product?
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Hi all

I just bought that supplement that has Wheat germ oil in the ingredients, yet says it is gluten free.

I googled wheat germ oil and I found that it is a no no

???????

Meline

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That is BIZARRE. What brand?

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Is it Floradix? Someone told me it was gluten-free and I was taking it for awhile. Eventually a friend pointed out to me that it had wheat germ oil.

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Tha brand is QUEST. I don't know if it is american or english....I don't even know if you have it there.....Here it is very popular....I've already e-mailed them and I am waiting for an answer...

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Tha brand is QUEST. I don't know if it is american or english....I don't even know if you have it there.....Here it is very popular....I've already e-mailed them and I am waiting for an answer...

I bet they are going to tell you that since it is oil and not the protein you can take it. Don't do it! Return it to the place you got it from or give it to someone who is not celiac.

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I bet they are going to tell you that since it is oil and not the protein you can take it. Don't do it! Return it to the place you got it from or give it to someone who is not celiac.

I guess that is what I am going to do....I read that it something we must not consume.....

I am proud of my self!!! I read the labels even if the product says gluten free!!!! lol....... :D

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Here is their answer

"The vitamin E is gluten free, the gluten is removed from the wheat germ oil during the extraction process. "

Best regards

Erica

Erica Young MMedSci

Nutritionist

Tel: +44121 3590056

Fax: +44121 3590313

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I guess that is what I am going to do....I read that it something we must not consume.....

I am proud of my self!!! I read the labels even if the product says gluten free!!!! lol....... :D

You should be proud of yourself. As I noticed from your other post below their response was as I expected.

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Good catch, Meline!

I wouldn't touch it! ;)

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