Slideshows Images Quizzes
font size


Acai

Medical and Pharmacy Editor:

Brand Name: acai palm, Cabbage Palm, Euterpe oleracea

Generic Name: Acai

Drug Class: Adaptogens, Herbals

What Is Acai and How Does It Work?

Acai uses include:

Acai is available under the following different brand and other names: accai palm, Cabbage Palm, and Euterpe oleracea.

Dosages of Acai:

  • Available as berries, oil, topical wash, juice, and extract.

Dosage Considerations – Should be Given as Follows:

Acai Berries

  • No typical dosage
  • Eaten as food
  • Anthocyanin/ flavonoid therapeutic dosage (applicable to Acai berry): 200-1500 mg once/day

Acai Berry Oil

  • Diarrhea

Acai Berry Topical Wash

  • Skin ulcers
  • Fever

Other Information

  • Acai berry juice: if tolerated well, drink as needed
  • Acai berry extract 500 mg once/day
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/10/2017



Women's Health

Find out what women really need.

Use Pill Finder Find it Now See Interactions

Pill Identifier on RxList

  • quick, easy,
    pill identification

Find a Local Pharmacy

  • including 24 hour, pharmacies

Interaction Checker

  • Check potential drug interactions
Search the Medical Dictionary for Health Definitions & Medical Abbreviations

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors