Were you looking for information about Mangosteen? Mangostin is a common misspelling of mangosteen.
Mangosteen is a kind of fruit that may be effective for treating and preventing several medical conditions (such as arthritis, cancer, and eczema). People usually eat the fruit or drink the juice of mangosteen, although supplements are also available. Some people are more likely than others to experience problems due to this product. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking it medicinally if you have a chronic medical condition or any allergies, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
(For the complete eMedTV article, click Mangosteen. This article offers an in-depth look at how mangosteen works to treat certain health conditions and also describes some possible safety concerns. You can also click any of the links in the box to the right for specific information.)