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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

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