- What other names is Ellagic Acid known by?
- What is Ellagic Acid?
- How does Ellagic Acid work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Ellagic Acid.
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Medicinally, ellagic acid is used to prevent cancer and treat viral and bacterial infections.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Preventing cancer.
- Treating viral infections.
- Treating bacterial infections.
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of ellagic acid during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
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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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011