According to WebMD (ew, I know) Aloe Vera contains lectins and aloin, which is a potential carcinogen but only in rats. Aloe as a human carcinogen hasn't been proven, but I suspect that the amount of aloin the rats were receiving were well above... (more)
Nobody should be consuming aloe in any significant amounts for prolonged amounts of time considering components in it have been found to be carcinogenic. Find another way, period.
Anyone know if you can buy such as thing as 100% Aloe Vera Juice or Gel? & is it available in Australia? I have looked at quite a few products & they all seem to contain other ingredients. The liquids (juices) all seem to include... (more)