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- What other names is Choline known by?
- What is Choline?
- How does Choline work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Choline.
High doses are more likely to cause side effects such as sweating, a fishy body odor, gastrointestinal distress, diarrhea, and vomiting.
There is some concern that increasing dietary choline intake might increase the risk of colorectal cancer. One study found that women eating a diet that contains a lot of choline have an increased the risk of colon cancer. However, more research is still needed to determine the effects of diet on colon cancer.
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