- What other names is Beta-sitosterol known by?
- What is Beta-sitosterol?
- How does Beta-sitosterol work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Beta-sitosterol.
Likely Effective for...
- High cholesterol.
- Trouble urinating from an enlarged prostate, or "benign prostatic hyperplasia" (BPH).
Possibly Ineffective for...
Likely Ineffective for...
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Burns, prostate infections, sexual dysfunction, preventing colon cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, allergies, cervical cancer, fibromyalgia, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), asthma, baldness, migraines, chronic fatigue syndrome, menopause, 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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