- What other names is Genistein Combined Polysaccharide known by?
- What is Genistein Combined Polysaccharide?
- How does Genistein Combined Polysaccharide work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Genistein Combined Polysaccharide.
Genistein combined polysaccharide is used for prostate cancer and breast cancer.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Prostate cancer. One patient with prostate cancer seemed to benefit from taking genistein combined polysaccharide for six weeks. His prostate became smaller and lab tests suggested improvement.
- Breast cancer.
- Other conditions.
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Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of genistein combined polysaccharide during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Hormone-sensitive condition such as breast cancer, uterine cancer, ovarian cancer, endometriosis, or uterine fibroids: Genistein combined polysaccharide might act like estrogen. If you have any condition that might be made worse by exposure to estrogen, don't use genistein combined polysaccharide.
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