BAOBAB Overview Information
Baobab is a tree native to Africa, Madagascar, Australia, and Arabia. The tree is used as a source of water and food for indigenous people.
Fruit and leaves of the tree are used medicinally for asthma, mosquito repellent, and for allergic skin conditions.
Some people are calling the baobab fruit the next “super food” because of its exotic nature and rich nutrient profile.
How does it work?
There is not enough scientific information to know how baobab might work for any medical condition. The fruit and leaves contain several nutrients and have some antioxidant properties.
- Allergic skin conditions.
- Other conditions.
BAOBAB Side Effects & Safety
Baobab is LIKELY SAFE when consumed as a food. However, there is no reliable information about its safety when used as medicine.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: There is not enough information to know if baobab is safe to using while pregnant or breast-feeding; stay on the safe side and avoid using.
The appropriate dose of baobab depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. At this time, there is not enough scientific information to determine an appropriate range of doses for baobab. Keep in mind that natural products are not always necessarily safe and dosages can be important. Be sure to follow relevant directions on product labels and consult your pharmacist or physician or other healthcare professional before using.