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grapeseed

/grape·seed/ (grāp´sēd) see under seed.

grapeseed

an herb found throughout the world.
uses It is used as a chronic disease preventative and an antiinflammatory, and it is a source of essential fatty acids and antioxidant tocopherols. It is used orally for the prevention of atherosclerosis and cancer and in folk medicine for the treatment of circulatory disorders. It may improve venous tone; there are insufficient reliable data for any other indications.
contraindications Its use should be avoided during pregnancy and lactation and in children until more research is available.

grapeseed,

n Latin name:
Vitis vinifera; part used: seeds; uses: antioxidant, cataracts, poor circulation, cancer; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; can cause disorientation, nausea, rashes, and hepatotoxicity (possible). Also called
muskat.
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