Guarana

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Overview

The seeds of guarana are used to promote weight loss, improve athleticism, and to reduce fatigue.  It can also be used to lower blood pressure, treat chronic fatigue syndrome, prevent malaria, and prevent bloody diarrhea.  It is believed to be unsafe to consume in large doses for an extended period of time.


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Sources

  1. [0] – http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-935-GUARANA.aspx?activeIngredientId=935&activeIngredientName=GUARANA