|Studies on Diabetes
||Hymenaea courbaril is listed as having hypoglycemic activity, but no clinical studies on diabetes were found (Taylor 2002).
||Folk uses include energy tonic, cystitis and prostatitis, antibiotic (Taylor 2002).
|Formulations used by Informants
||Commercially prepared cold infusion (Glucotrin).
||Diterpenes (clerodanes and labdanes), sesquiterpenes, flavonoids, and oligosaccharides. (Chapman and Hall/ CRC, Version 13:1; 1982-2005)
|Potential Adverse Effects
||External allergic reaction (Taylor 2002).
|Potential Medication Interactions
||No clinical medication interactions were found.