Hesperidin

How does Hesperidin work?

Hesperidin may reduce inflammation and pain and help blood vessels function better.

Are there safety concerns?

Hesperidin is possibly safe for most people when used for less than three months. Side effects include stomach pain and upset, diarrhea, and headache.

Do not use hesperidin if:
  • You are pregnant or breast-feeding.

Dosing considerations for Hesperidin.

The following doses have been studied in scientific research:

BY MOUTH:
  • For the treatment of hemorrhoids inside the anus: 150 mg of hesperidin plus 1350 mg of diosmin twice daily for 4 days, followed by 100 mg of hesperidin and 900 mg of diosmin twice daily for 3 days.
  • For preventing the return of hemorrhoids inside the anus: 50 mg of hesperidin plus 450 mg of diosmin twice daily for 3 months.
  • For the treatment of leg ulcers caused by poor blood circulation (venous stasis ulcers): a combination of 100 mg of hesperidin and 900 mg of diosmin daily for up to 2 months.

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