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Valeric Acid (5:0): One Research-Backed Side-Effect

Valeric acid has been linked to the inborn metabolic disorder, celiac disease.

Valeric acid is a saturated short-chain fatty acid.

In this article, we list claims of potential benefits and/or side-effects of valeric acid (5:0) that we have found research on. Every claim is listed with all of its sources. We get these claims from our Nutrition Tool.

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Research-Backed Side-Effects Of Valeric Acid (5:0)

These are some of the potential research-backed side-effects of valeric acid (5:0).

1. Chronic Diseases

Valeric Acid (5:0) - Chronic Diseases

About this claim

Common chronic diseases are heart disease and stroke, cancer, and diabetes. Nutrition is vital, but some nutrients may have a negative effect on chronic diseases, according to research.

Research sources for this claim

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Sara Niemelä

co-founder Care Omnia, Head Content Creator

I’m a wife and a mother of three. I enjoy the outdoors, cooking, and spending time with my family. Nutrition is my passion. I have spent thousands upon thousands of hours reading, analyzing, categorizing and comparing research studies. Nutrition is the foundation you build a healthy and fulfilling life upon!