Pear

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How does Pear work?

Pear fruit contains a substance called pectin which might help reduce diarrhea.

Are there safety concerns?

Pear is safe for most people when the fruit is eaten. There isn't enough information to know if it is safe when used as medicine or what the potential side effects might be.

Dosing considerations for Pear.

The appropriate dose of pear depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for pear. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.

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You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


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