Side effects are observed in the people who are hypersensitive to mangosteen. Go through the article to know more about these adverse effects…
Mangosteen is a tropical fruit present especially in the regions of Myanmar and Indonesia. It is mostly called super fruit because of its fragrance, taste and appearance. Mangosteen rind is said to be healthier than the inner matter of the fruit. It is rich with numerous nutrients and antioxidant properties, which are helpful to evade numerous human illnesses. Well, there are several people who have complained about certain side effects of the juice, which are mainly observed in the people who are suffering from fruit allergies.
Mangosteen juice is rich with antioxidant properties, plus various nutrients like vitamin A, selenium, folate, vitamin C, calcium, zinc and several others. Mangosteen juice contains all the miraculous healing properties of the fruit and hence it is a great way to heal many illnesses with its antibacterial, antifungal, antitumor, antioxidant and antiviral properties. Regular intake of the juice is helpful in treatment of Atherosclerosis, prevention of cancer, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, curing and controlling diabetes, controlling cholesterol levels and several diseases of the nervous system, like Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease, etc.
The anti-inflammatory properties of the mangosteen juice are very useful and it can be of a great help to treat Crohn’s disease, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, strengthening functions of the immune system, treatment of myalgia and fibromyalgia, skin disorders like dermatitis, eczema, respiratory disease like tuberculosis and asthma and many other health related complications. There are many potential qualities in the juice that are important for a healthy body. There are several side effects that are observed in people who are hypersensitive.
Mangosteen side effects are mainly observed due to its excessive and prolonged use. There are certain medications that can also react adversely with the juice, causing many side effects to occur.
Acidosis is the term referred to the situation or the state of increased acidity of the blood plasma, is observed when a person indulges into a prolonged usage of the mangosteen juice.
Diarrhea is one side effect of mangosteen juice that is observed in people suffering from irritable bowel syndrome. These people get very sensitive to any kind of fruit juice, especially those having antioxidant properties.
Those who are hypersensitive in nature can get several skin allergies due to mangosteen juice. These include skin rash, itching, swelling and redness of the skin.
Mangosteen side effects can lead to interrupted sleep, insomnia, joint pain, muscle pain, upset stomach, headache, vomiting and nausea. Sometimes it may interfere with the ongoing cancer treatment as well.
The most basic thing is to take proper precautionary measures before consuming the juice. There are several conditions in which the mangosteen juice should not be used in the first place. They are, pregnancy, coumadin patients, hemochromatosis, cancer and chemotherapy patients, polycythemia rubra vera patients, recipients of organ transplant and infants must not consume the juice to avoid any side effects.
Most side effects of mangosteen juice are mild and they get easily cured without any medications. The first thing that one can do, on experiencing any side effect, is to stop consuming the juice. Dosage as low as one tablespoon after each meal is more than enough to keep all the side effects at bay. People mostly get accustomed to the mild side effects of mangosteen and they can retain the healthy dosage of the juice, once again. If the side effects persist and recur, then it’s best to stop the consumption of the juice and consult a physician regarding the same.