Posts Tagged ‘ephedrine’

Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 5

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

If you are using E+C product, know of someone who is, or are considering it, consider these suggestions:

If you’re unsure or puzzled about taking an E+C product, talk to your doctor or other health professional. If you do take an E+C product tell your doctor/health professional what you’re taking when you see them, even if they don’t ask you. (more…)

Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 4

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

One other study has shown similar results with herbal source E+C mixtures. This study was presented at a very large annual biological sciences meeting (Experimental Biology 99?®, Wash., D.C.) in April of 1999 (6). Over double the number of subjects as the Xenadrine study were enrolled in this safety and effectiveness examination of Metabolife 356?®. (more…)

Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 3

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

This synergistic drug combo of pure ephedrine + caffeine (E+C), derived from synthetic sources, has been the subject of numerous weight-loss studies. (more…)

Weight loss. Ask me how! Part 2

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Japanese scientists first described ephedrine in plants in the late 19th century. As pharmaceutical companies learned how to make their own drugs in factories and not rely on living organisms, ephedrine joined the group of “natural product” drugs that were synthetically manufactured (other examples include digitalis and lovastatin, the active ingredient in the cholesterol lowering drug Mevacor?®). (more…)