Do children need larch arabinogalactan supplements?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine

Children may benefit as much as adults from larch arabinogalactan supplementation. Larch arabinogalactan was tested in a clinical trial on 507 children, ages 3 to 12, and was found to be well-tolerated. Parental supervision is required for use by children.  However, you should consult your physician before use.

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