What is Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice?

Category: Supplements

Most popular types: GI Resolve


See also: GastroSoothe

Deglycyrrhizinated licorice, or DGL, is an herbal supplement typically used in the treatment of gastric and duodenal ulcers. It is made from licorice from which the glycyrrhizin has been removed. The glycyrrhizin is removed to avoid negative side effects, such as hypertension and edema.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice

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Based on patients currently taking Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice

Dosage Patients
380mg as needed 1


Currently taking Deglycyrrhizinated Licorice

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
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Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
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$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
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