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May 2016

Monograph Update: Aloe Studied for Weight Loss

Preliminary clinical research suggests that taking a specific aloe product (Aloe QDM complex, Univera Inc., Seoul, South Korea) containing 147 mg of aloe gel twice daily for 8 weeks reduces body weight and fat mass in overweight or obese people with diabetes or prediabetes.

For more information about this study or other data on the safety and effectiveness of aloe, please visit our recently updated scientific monograph. 

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