Hintonia

Updated | 2019-04-23


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Hintonia


Overview

Botanical Name: Hintonia latiflora


Order: Gentianales


Family: Rubiaceae


Hintonia (Hintonia latiflora) is a plant native to Central America. Extracts of the bark are used in traditional medicine.



Evidence

Strong:

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Good:

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Promising:

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Conflicting (Unclear):

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Limited Evidence:

  • Type 2 Diabetes [1]

No Evidence:

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No Clinical Research:

All other conditions.


Side Effects
Side effects may include:
  • Side effects have not been studied.
Precautions and Adverse Events:
  • Use caution or contact a licensed healthcare practitioner, since there is not enough research on the use of supplements containing Hintonia.


Pregnant or Nursing

There is not enough research on the use of supplements containing Hintonia during pregnancy and breast-feeding, so consult a licensed healthcare practitioner before use or avoid use.



Interactions

Major

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Moderate

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Potential

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Dosage

Hintonia is not a "drug", the best doses have not been thoroughly established. Make sure to follow the specific product instructions and take as directed on the label or consult a licensed healthcare practitioner before use.



Compounds
Hintonia compounds


The "-" means there is no information.