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SPINTRATE TABLETS (Candy Coated)
M & R Dietetic Laboratories, Inc., Columbus, Ohio.
Spinach Products Company of South Carolina, Columbia, S. C.
Candy-coated powdered spinach tablets. The powdered spinach (Spintrate, The Journal, Aug. 5, 1933, p. 448) contains small quantities of agar, gelatin or acacia gum, and stearic acid. The candy coating is sugar colored with United States Department of Agriculture certified color.
Powdered spinach is admixed with small quantities of agar, gelatin or acacia gum, and stearic acid to permit molding into tablets, which are coated with colored sugar. Each tablet contains 0.4 Gm. of powdered spinach and 0.2 Gm. of sugar coating.
Committee on Foods. JAMA. 1935;105(12):967. doi:10.1001/jama.1935.02760380043013