EGb 761 in control of acute mountain sickness and vascular reactivity to cold exposure.

@article{Roncin1996EGb7I,
  title={EGb 761 in control of acute mountain sickness and vascular reactivity to cold exposure.},
  author={J P Roncin and Fred Schwartz and Pierre d'Arbigny},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={67 5},
  pages={445-52}
}
METHOD We recruited 44 subjects to participate in a study of the preventive effect of Ginko biloba extract (EGb 761) on acute mountain sickness (AMS) and vasomotor changes of the extremities during a Himalayan expedition. After giving their written informed consent, the subjects were randomized to two groups. One group received 160 mg of EGb 761 per day in two divided doses and the other group received placebo. Assessment was based on the course of the Environmental Symptom Questionnaire (ESQ… CONTINUE READING