Millenova Ginger Zests contains corn, sorghum (jowar), finger millet (ragi), foxtail millet (korra), rice, green gram, bengal gram, ginger, lemon, honey, jaggery syrup & natural extracts, salt and rice bran oil.
The product contains a high amount of salt at 0.925 gm (370 mg sodium) per 100 gm of the product which is high and not suitable for the health of those with kidney disease and lifestyle diseases.
The foodnetindia rating for this product :-
foodnetindia safety rating: 8- (On a scale of 1 to 10 from very unsafe to very safe)
We rate this as a product as a high safety product even with the high salt in it as products like these are consumed occasionally and not in high quantity.
foodnetindia wholesomeness rating : 8 (On a scale of 1 to 10 from very unbalanced nutrition profile to excellent nutrition profile)
It contains healthy ingredients like corn, sorghum (jowar), finger millet (ragi), foxtail millet (korra), rice, green gram, bengal gram,lemon and honey which makes it a healthy addition to a balanced diet.
Ingredients of concern in Millenova Ginger Zests
High sodium diets have been known to be the cause of high blood pressure, heart disease, etc. The recommended daily intake of salt is between 1-3 grams.
Edible Vegetable Oil
Certain vegetable oils contain very large amounts of biologically active fats called Omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids, which could be harmful in excess. Excess polyunsaturated fats may react with oxygen and oxidised Omega-6 fats can damage body functions and perhaps even vital structures like DNA.
Other ingredients that are in the product but not a major source of concern in our opinion are:
- Sorghum (jowar)
- Finger millet (ragi)
- Foxtail millet (korra)
- Green gram
- Bengal gram
- Jaggery syrup
- Natural extracts
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