What is Grape Seed Oil?

Category: Supplements

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Grape seed oil is a vegetable oil pressed from the seeds of various varieties of Vitis vinifera grapes. Grape seeds contain antioxidants which show some health benefits. Antioxidants from grape skins and seeds are more concentrated in products such as grape juice and red wine.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 48 2
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 32 2
Multiple sclerosis 4 0
Parkinson's disease 2 0
Brain fog 1 0
Excess saliva 1 0

Show all 8 reasons taken


  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Grape Seed Oil

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Grape Seed Oil

Dosage Patients
200 mg daily 2
100 mg daily 1
150 mg daily 1
525 mg daily 1
120mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Grape Seed Oil

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 23
Other 13
Expense 4
Course of treatment ended 3
Personal research 2
Doctor's advice 1
See all 42 patients who've stopped taking Grape Seed Oil

Duration

Currently taking Grape Seed Oil

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 4

Stopped taking Grape Seed Oil

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 11
6 months - 1 year 10
1 - 2 years 8
2 - 5 years 8
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 1
< $25 2
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Grape Seed Oil

Aug 8, 2009 (Started Nov 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks
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