Adenosine

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What other names is Adenosine known by?

Acide 5'-adénylique, Adenine Nucleoside, Adénine Nucléoside, Adenine Riboside, Adénine Riboside, Adenosina, Adénosine, Adenosine Phosphate, Adenosine 5'-Triphosphate Disodium, Adenosine; Adenosine Monophosphate (AMP), Adénosine Monophosphate (AMP); Adenosine-5-monophosphate (A5MP), Adénosine-5-monophosphate (A5MP); Adenosine Diphosphate (ADP), Adénosine Diphosphate (ADP); Adenosine Triphosphate (ATP), Phosphate d'Adénosine.

What is Adenosine?

Adenosine is a chemical that is present in all human cells. People use it for medicine.

Effective for...

  • Treating certain kinds of irregular heart beat (as a prescription-only intravenous medicine).

Possibly Effective for...

  • Treating weight loss in people with advanced cancer
  • Varicose veins.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Pain, shingles, lung cancer, and 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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