Gamma Linolenic Acid
- What other names is Gamma Linolenic Acid known by?
- What is Gamma Linolenic Acid?
- How does Gamma Linolenic Acid work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Are there any interactions with medications?
- Dosing considerations for Gamma Linolenic Acid.
Possibly Effective for...
- Rheumatoid arthritis (RA).
- Nerve problems due to diabetes (diabetic neuropathy).
Possibly Ineffective for...
- Allergic skin conditions (eczema).
- High blood pressure.
- Systemic sclerosis, a condition in which skin hardens.
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Breast cancer, oral polyps, hyperlipidemia (high cholesterol and blood fat levels), heart disease, cancer prevention, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), depression, chronic fatigue syndrome, hayfever, psoriasis, eczema, and other conditions.
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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