Chrysin

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What other names is Chrysin known by?

5,7-Chrysin, 5,7-Dihydroxyflavone, Chrysine, Flavone X, Flavonoid, Flavonoïde, Galangin Flavanone, Galangine Flavanone.

What is Chrysin?

Chrysin is a substance called a flavonoid that occurs naturally in plants such as the passionflower, silver linden, and some geranium species; and in honey and bee propolis (glue).

Possibly Ineffective for...

  • Improving resistance training (bodybuilding) in athletes (in combination with other supplements).

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Anxiety, inflammation, gout, HIV infection/AIDS, impotence, baldness, or preventing cancer.

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