Now, i'll give u information about side effect of potassium sorbate. without us know, potassium sorbate is usefull at our live as food additives. And i have question "Are there potassium sorbate danger and have side effect for human health?" . through my post, we will get the answer. Check it out

Positive point that potassium sorbate's have in our life


  • Can be used as a natural preservative in lieu of chemical
  • Promotes efficient digestive function
  • Aids in the removal of toxins from the body
  • Prevents dysentery, diarrhea, and other bowel diseases
  • Helps breakdown fatty foods and increases appetite
  • Potassium sorbate has been found to be non-toxic even when taken in large quantities and breaks down in the body into water and carbon dioxide in the Krebs cycle


Food industry

Citric acid is widely used in the food industry to:
1. to inhibit microbes, particularly mold
2. increase the potassium level in many product
3 .Preservative the most good for the body
4. No side effects are quite severe for the health
5. The most commonly used preservative

Side Effect

Dangerous of food additives and preservatives notwithstanding, potassium sorbate perhaps falls into the category of food preservatives which are not seriously harmful for health. Fundamentally, potassium sorbate is non-toxic and is regarded as safe. However, its synthetic characteristic is not considered too favorable by some experts. Prolonged use of the preservative could lead to allergic reactions, nausea, diarrhea and nutrient loss in food. Toxicity of potassium sorbate is akin to that of table salt. In case of personal care products, sorbate or sorbic acids, can cause skin and eye irritation, so they need to be used carefully. All these facts point out that the potassium sorbate side effects are minimal