Overview of Hintonia
Scientific Name: Hintonia latiflora
Hintonia (Hintonia latiflora) is a plant native to Central America. Extracts of the bark are used in traditional medicine.
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- Type 2 Diabetes 
No Evidence:insufficient information
No Clinical Research:All other conditions.
- Side effects have not been studied.
- Use caution or contact a licensed healthcare practitioner, since there is not enough research on the use of supplements containing Hintonia.
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.
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.
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