ACAI is very useful as a source of anthocyanins, substances known to be powerful free radical scavengers. There are several benefits of ACAI like
Boosts your Energy;
Helps to improves Digestion;
Helps to improves Concentration;
Helps to have a sound Sleep;
Rich source of Vitamins, Vital Minerals, Fibers;
Strengthens the Immune System;
Improves Sexual Drive and Function;
Fights Cancer Cells;
Combat Premature Aging;
Promotes Healthy and Beautiful-Looking Skin;
Enhances Heart Function;
Improves Diabetic Condition.
Following the dosage instructions of your doctor is the best way to use any medication. You may choose to take ACAI with or without a meal. As a dietary supplement, take 1 to 4 daily.
Drug Class and Mechanism
ACAI falls under source of anthocyanins and other phenolics and it works by allowing for the neutralization of potentially harmful free radicals
Despite your best attempts at remembering, if you still miss out on a dose, then take it as soon as you remember about it. But keep in mind that you will have to adjust your next dose by spacing it out by 4 to 5 hours. If this is not possible, then the best thing to do would be to skip the missed dose and continue with your normal dosage schedule.
Never try to compensate for the missed dose by taking a double dose together. It may cause adverse effects.
Store ACAI at room temperature between 68 and 77 degrees F(20 and 25 degrees C). Always keep it in a cool dark place that is not directly exposed to sources of heat or moisture and sunlight. Protect it from kids and pets.
Doctors advise against using ACAI if you are allergic to any ingredient in it or you are allergic to Saw Palmetto.
Discuss your past/current medical history in detail with your doctor before beginning treatment with any new medication. If you are using any herbal supplements or over the counter medication, including vitamin pills, then mention it to your doctor.
Your condition might be monitored or the dosage might be modified to suit you if you have conditions like
a bleeding or blood clotting disorder (such as hemophilia);
stomach ulcer with active bleeding; or
ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease;
a heart rhythm disorder;
a history of stomach ulcer; or
asthma or other breathing disorder.
Doctors may prescribe certain laboratory tests like to determine how you have responded to treatment and to gauge the severity of the side effects of ACAI. Please Keep all lab appointments and do not miss any tests.
Please inform your lab technician or surgeon that you are taking ACAI before you undergo any emergency surgical procedure including dental operations.
If you are expecting a child or are planning to have a child in the near future, then consult your doctor before using ACAI to discuss any possible threats to the unborn baby.
If you are a nursing mother and breast feed your baby, then too, seek consultation before using ACAI as some drugs are excreted in the breast milk and may enter the baby.