SYNONYMSDIOSCOREA OPPOSITA (WILD YAM) ROOT EXTRACT, DIOSCOREA OPPOSITA ROOT EXTRACT, EXTRACT OF DIOSCOREA OPPOSITA ROOT, and WILD YAM (DIOSCOREA OPPOSITA) ROOT EXTRACT
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Dioscorea Opposita (Wild Yam) Root Extract is an extract of the roots of Dioscorea opposita.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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|32 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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