May 6, 2016

Ascorbigen

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What other names is Ascorbigen known by?

AGN, Ascrobigène, Indole.

What is Ascorbigen?

Ascorbigen is a chemical found in broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, and related vegetables. It is used to make medicine.

People take ascorbigen for treating fibromyalgia and preventing breast cancer.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Fibromyalgia. Developing research suggests that ascorbigen and broccoli powder might reduce pain and other symptoms in people with fibromyalgia.
  • Breast cancer.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of ascorbigen for these uses.

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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