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Ma huang

Ma huang

Ma huang: Ma huang is an herb with strong stimulating effects on the nervous system and heart that has been used as an ingredient in many supplements, including weight loss supplements. Ma huang has been banned for use in supplements by the U.S. Food and Drug administration due to the frequent occurrence of serious, potentially life threatening, side effects. However, it is still available in traditional Chinese medicines, in teas, and in regulated drugs.

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Beneficial For Conditions: Ma huang

Adequate amounts of Ma huang are claimed to be potentially beneficial for:

Adequate Amounts Claimed As Preventative For Conditions: Ma huang

Adequate amounts of Ma huang are claimed to be potentially preventative for:

Toxicity/Overdose Risks For Supplement Or Excessive Intake: Ma huang

Excessive intake of Ma huang may involve the following risks:

Ma huang: Other Names

Other names for this supplements (Ma huang) include:

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