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Ephedra ‘Replacement’ Sneaks Way Into Dietary Supplements

Ephedra ‘Replacement’ Sneaks Way Into Dietary Supplements

A stimulant that is not approved by the FDA and has been dubbed by some as a “replacement” for the controversial and banned weight loss drug Ephedra (ephedrine) has been found in many supplements. The stimulant, oxilofrine, though often listed as methylsynephrine on supplement labels, is considered to have ephedrine-like…

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