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Where can you find larch arabinogalactan in nature?

Dr. Michael Roizen, MD
Internal Medicine

Larch arabinogalactan is found in the wood of Larch trees. Larch trees are deciduous conifer trees that are native to much of the cooler temperate regions of the northern hemisphere. The larch arabinogalactan used in supplements is extracted from the American Larch tree, also known as Tamarack, which is dominant in Minnesota and can grow to over 60 feet tall. Native Americans believed that chewing on the bark of the American Larch tree provided healing and immune benefits.

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