Lactoferrin

What other names is Lactoferrin known by?

Apolactoferrin, Bovine Lactoferrin, Human Lactoferrin, Lactoferrina, Lactoferrine, Lactoferrine Bovine, Lactoferrine Humaine, Lactoferrine Humaine Recombinante, Lactoferrines, Lactoferrins, Recombinant Human Lactoferrin.

What is Lactoferrin?

Lactoferrin is a protein found in animal and human milk.

Possibly Effective for...

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Helicobacter pylori infection (an ulcer-causing bacterial infection), stimulating the immune system, preventing damage related to aging, promoting healthy bacteria in the intestine, regulating iron metabolism, fighting bacteria and viruses (antibacterial and antiviral agent), use as an antioxidant, and other conditions.

Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).


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