Ephedrine Neurotoxicity

Tom Malcolm tom933 at hotmail.com
Sun Jun 1 18:51:30 EST 2003


> Toxicology Letters, 2001 Dec 15;125(1-3):151-66: 
> "Multiple doses of the dietary supplement L-ephedrine can cause severe
> hyperthermia and modest dopamine depletions in the rat brain. ...

Ephidrine has been in use for centuries. Can it be dangerous, yes, as 
can caffiene or alcohol. Anyone that takes 1 gram of caffiene in a pill
has the same risks as too much Ephidrine The real problem with
Ephidrine is it causes a slight euphoria with the stimulation, so the
government put an end to that.



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