[Ma Huang, from dietary supplement to abuse].

  title={[Ma Huang, from dietary supplement to abuse].},
  author={J. C. Arditti and Jean Hubert Bourdon and Michel Spadari and Luc de Haro and Nathalie Richard and Marc Valli},
  journal={Acta clinica Belgica},
  volume={57 Suppl 1},
Dietary supplements containing Ma Huang (chinease ephedra) are available on the web sites and dietary shops in USA. They are widely promoted and used as a mean of weight reduction and energy enhancement. They contain Ma Huang alone or combined with Guarana (caffeine), creatine, St John's wort, carnitine and are proposed with different labels. Numerous… CONTINUE READING