- What other names is Betaine Anhydrous known by?
- What is Betaine Anhydrous?
- How does Betaine Anhydrous work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Betaine Anhydrous.
- Homocystinuria, a rare but serious disease where homocysteine levels are extremely high due to defective metabolism. Betaine anhydrous is approved by the US Food and Drug Administration as a prescription drug for this use.
Possibly Effective for...
- Topical use in toothpaste to help with dry mouth. Betaine anhydrous is used in some toothpastes for this use.
- Lowering homocysteine levels. Betaine anhydrous is used for this purpose.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Liver disease not due to alcohol use.
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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