- 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.
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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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.
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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011