May 26, 2016

Ecdysterone

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What other names is Ecdysterone known by?

20-Hydroxy-Ecdysterone, 20-Hydroxyecdysone, 20-Hydroxy-Beta-Ecdysterone, Alfa-ecdysone, Beta-ecdysone, Beta Ecdysterone, Ecdisten, Ecdysone, Ecdystérone, Ecdysterona, Hydroxyecdysterone, Isoinokosterone, Suma.

What is Ecdysterone?

Ecdysterone is a chemical found in insects, some animals that live in water, and some plants. People use it for medicine.

Ecdysterone is used to increase muscle mass and improve athletic performance.

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Muscle building.
  • Improving athletic performance.
  • Other conditions.
More evidence is needed to rate the effectiveness of ecdysterone for these uses.

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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