What is Barley?

Category: Supplements


Barley is a plant substance that is often times used to make beer. The grain of the barley plant may also be used for various medicinal purposes, including to lower blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol. It may also help aid digestive complaints such as stomach pain and diarrhea.

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Barley

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Why patients stopped taking Barley

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Reason Patients Percentage
Did not seem to work 1
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Stopped taking Barley

Duration Patients Percentage
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
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