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Fenugreek is an herbal supplement that is used for treating a variety of conditions, including high cholesterol, high triglycerides, and high blood sugar. It contains several compounds that may stimulate the secretion of insulin and slow down the digestive tract. Potential side effects include diarrhea, gas, and indigestion. There is currently no scientific evidence suggesting that fenugreek is effective for any use.
- Lowering blood sugar in people with diabetes
- Helping with a loss of appetite
- Lowering cholesterol
- Lowering triglycerides
- Stimulating milk production in breastfeeding women.