Vitamin Supplement

Mastic Gum 


Mastic gum is a traditional medicinal agent which has been used in the perfume industry and as chewing gum in many cultures.  


Its Dosage Info: 


Its Dosage Range: 500mg, 2-4 times a day for one month. 


Most Common Dosage: 500mg, 2 times a day for one month. 


Mastic Gum Benefits & Functions: 


It supports the stomach lining. 


  •  Studies suggest that it may inhibit the growth of H. pylori, a bacterial invader that lives in the mucous of the stomach lining and can lead to stomach ulcers and other complications. 

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  •  It also protects the body from various fungi and other bacteria. 


Its Side Effects: 


  •  This dietary supplement is considered safe when used in accordance with proper dosing guidelines. 


  •  Some people have an allergic reaction like fast or irregular breathing, skin rash, hives or itching when taking this dietary supplement. Stop using it if this happens. 


  •  Pregnancy/Breast-Feeding: 


Any adverse effects with the use of this supplement have been noted related to fetal development during pregnancy or to infants who are breast-fed. 


Health Conditions Related to Mastic Gum: 


  •  Peptic Ulcer Disease (PUD)