Herpes Arabinoxylan

Alternative treatments/therapies should not replace your healthcare provider-led therapy/treatments. Patients should consult their healthcare providers before taking any herbs or supplements because they may interact with treatment.Historical or theoretical uses lacking sufficient evidence


Arabinoxylan is produced from Hyphomycetes mycelia mushroom extract. Arabinoxylan has been used traditionally for herpes zoster infection and post-herpetic neuralgia. Arabinoxylan increases immune function and may help the body fight off infection. Clinical studies are needed to support these uses.

Use cautiously if elderly or with kidney dysfunction, due to potentially high calcium and phosphorus content. Use cautiously with diabetes. Avoid if pregnant or breastfeeding.

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