Cassia Nomame



Cassia nomame is a plant from the pea family. The above-ground parts are used to make medicine.

People take Cassia nomame by mouth for weight loss, constipation, kidney swelling, to increase urine output, and as a tonic.

How it works

Cassia nomame prevents the stomach and intestines from absorbing dietary fat. This causes dietary fat to be excreted in feces, which might promote weight loss in some people.


Not Proven
Weight loss
Kidney swelling
Other conditions


It isn't known if Cassia nomame is safe or what the possible side effects might be.



Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of Cassia nomame duringpregnancyandbreast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.Dosing considerations for Cassia Nomame.


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The information provided on this page is for reference purposes and is not meant to be used as a medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always consult with a medical professional.