Indole-3-Carbinol

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What other names is Indole-3-carbinol known by?

3-Hydroxymethyl Indole, 3 Hydroxymethyl Indole, I3C, Indole 3 Carbinol, 3-(hydroxymethyl), 3-(hydroxyméthyl), 3 (hydroxymethyl) Indole, 3-Indolylcarbinol, 3 Indolylcarbinol, 3-Indolylmethanol, 3 Indolylmethanol, Indol-3-Carbinol, Indole, Indole 3 Carbinol, Indole-3-methanol, Indole-3-méthanol.

What is Indole-3-carbinol?

Indole-3-Carbinol is a substance found in vegetables such as broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, collards, cauliflower, kale, mustard greens, turnips, and rutabagas.

Possibly Effective for...

  • Abnormal development and growth of cells of the cervix (cervical dysplasia).

Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...

  • Prevention of breast cancer, colon cancer, fibromyalgia, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), hormone imbalances, and other conditions.

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