Commonly used to help overcome detrimental health habits. Kudzu is commonly used as part of a proactive program to overcome detrimental health habits. At least two rodent studies and one human study indicate that kudzu plays a role in reducing binge drinking of alcohol.
Kudzu root (pueraria lobata, radix puerariae) has been proven to reduce alcohol consumption in both humans and animals in placebo controlled, double blind studies published in peer reviewed scientific journals. As such kudzu root offers hope to heavy drinkers who wish to make a reduction in their alcohol consumption.