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Methoxyisoflavone

Supplement Forms/Alternate Names:

5-methyl-7-methoxyisoflavone

Introduction

Methoxyisoflavone is a compound that is not found naturally but can be made using soy products. It has been used to boost strength and muscle mass. Methoxyisoflavone can be taken as a pill.

Dosages

800 milligrams once daily

What Research Shows

Not Enough Data to Assess

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Safety Notes

It is likely safe to take methoxyisoflavone for a short time. Not enough studies have been done to say whether it is safe to take for a long period or by women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Interactions

Talk to your doctor about any supplements or therapy you would like to use. Some can interfere with treatment or make conditions worse.

 

References

A1. Wilborn C, Taylor L, et al. Effects of Methoxyisoflavone, Ecdysterone, and Sulfo-Polysaccharide Supplementation on Training Adaptations in Resistance-Trained Males. J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2006;3(2):19-27.

Last reviewed March 2020 by EBSCO NAT Review Board Eric Hurwitz, DC  Last Updated: 6/29/2020