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Laetrile: Laetrile is a toxic substance that that contains cyanide. Laetrile is extracted from apricot and other fruit pits and is falsely claimed to prevent and treat cancer. Laetrile has been banned in the U.S. due to proven ineffectiveness for cancer treatment and prevention and dangerous toxic effects.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Laetrile

Adequate amounts of Laetrile are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

  • Cancer, unfounded

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Laetrile

Adequate amounts of Laetrile are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

  • Cancer, unfounded

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Laetrile

Excessive intake of Laetrile may involve the following risks:

  • Cyanide poisoning
  • Death
  • Not recommended for use by anyone
  • Consult with your physician and all your healthcare providers before using any supplements, herbal remedies, and alternative therapies

Laetrile: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Laetrile) include:

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