The effects of EGCG, a substance found in green tea

The medical and scientific committee of the Fundació Catalana Síndrome de Down (FCSD) believes that, despite the promising results of the study carried out on green tea, there is not yet sufficient evidence to warrant its widespread use in adults with Down syndrome. In accordance with the European Medicines Agency (EMA), its consumption is not recommended for children under the age of 18.

Translation from Spanish into English by Joseph Barrett within the initiative PerMondo. Supervised by the translation agency Mondo Agit.