Top
10
Doctor insights on: Jackfruit Seed

Share
1

1
I ate jackfruit and baked seeds, I am breastfeeding and my daughter vomitted a lot right now. She is 11 months old. Thanks?

I ate jackfruit and baked seeds, I am breastfeeding and my daughter vomitted a lot right now. She is 11 months old. Thanks?

Jackfruit: Your daughter may be reacting to the seeds that you have eaten. In general, they are not recommended to be eaten ...Read more

4

4
Is it safe for pregnant women to eat jackfruit?

Is it safe for pregnant women to eat jackfruit?

Jackfruit: There is a myth that jackfruit causes miscarriages. It is a powerful laxative. Many recommend not eating jackfruit during pregnancy because it’s safety has not been studied. ...Read more

5

5
I ate a piece of jackfruit yesterday. Could that be causing my tummy pains today?

I ate a piece of jackfruit yesterday. Could that be causing my tummy pains today?

Quite possibly: Opened unripe fruit has the odor of rotten onions, which may cause nausea. The raw, unripe fruit reportedly causes indigestion; thus it is usually boiled before consumption. Ripe fruit is used as laxative & may cause diarrhea. ...Read more

7

7
We are trying to conceive therefore in between a missed period if i have jackfruit will it lead to miscarriage if i am pregnant?

We are trying to conceive therefore in between a missed period if i have jackfruit will it lead to miscarriage if i am pregnant?

Difficult to say: There is a lot of conflicting information and very little scientific study about eating Jack fruit during pregnancy. It is best to ask your own doctor for this. An Indian Women's Hospital website -http://guptehospital.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=98-states that eating Jack Fruit in moderation causes no problems during pregnancy. ...Read more

9

9
What are the benefits of black seed/black caraway seed?

Flavor: Spices and herb are best used for their flavors as there is not much objective evidence for their health benefits. ...Read more

10

10
Taurineguarana seed extract? Any evidence for good uses?

Taurineguarana seed extract?  Any evidence for good uses?

Stimulant: A number of energy drinks contain the combination of taurine & guarana. Guarana stimulates through caffeine. Taurine is used by athletes as a performance enhancer. However some people are allergic to guarana & it has led to arrhythmias in others. Taurine has been associated with hypotension. ...Read more