Pagoda tree contains chemicals similar to those found in soy. These chemicals might help with symptoms of menopause. Chemicals in pagoda tree might also reduce swelling and slow the growth of prostate tissue.
People use pagoda tree for hemorrhoids, symptoms of menopause, and many other conditions, but there is no good scientific evidence to support these uses.
Uses & Effectiveness
We currently have no information for PAGODA TREE overview.
Special Precautions and Warnings
Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It's possibly unsafe to take pagoda tree seeds by mouth while pregnant or breast-feeding. There isn't enough reliable information to know if the fruit is safe. Stay on the safe side and avoid use of any part of pagoda tree.
Caffeine interacts with PAGODA TREE
Pagoda tree contains the chemical genistein. Genistein might slow down how quickly the body gets rid of caffeine. It isn't known if pagoda tree contains enough genistein to change the levels or side effects of caffeine.
Be cautious with this combination
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