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Papaya Vitamin Remedy

Other Names: Papaya, Paw Paw Fruit, Melon Tree, Fan Mu Gua, Carica Papaya
Traditional Usages: Tuberculosis, Peeling Skin, Liver Diseases, Acid Reflux, Acne, Wounds that refuse to Heal, Fruit has a Contrceptive Effect - India and Sri Lanka, Dengue Fever, Constipation, Eczema, Obesity, Diet, Menstrual Disorders, Removes Spots and Aging Lines
Resources: US, Central America, Mexico, India, Sri lanka, Asia, China
Parts Used: Juice of the unripe fruit, Seeds, Leaves
Health Warning: Avoid during Pregnancy.


Papaya Vitamins for Abdominal Pain : Stomach pain caused by Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) can disappear by taking papaya tablets: One tablet of 20 milligrams should be taken once daily. Papaya tablets are made with the papaya fruit.
Health Warning: Papaya is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to any of its components (eg, papain). If you are currently taking medication do not take this supplements without your doctor's approval.

Always seek professional medical advice before taking herbal medications
     

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