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Is larch arabinogalactan safe?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine
Larch arabinogalactan is a polysaccharide that's found in nature in the cell walls of plants. As such, it has been consumed as part of the human diet for thousands of years, and there are no reasons or indications that it cannot be safely consumed by anyone in the general population. However, you should consult your physician before use.

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