Caps is the most powerful single ingredient energizer available
anywhere! Each capsule contains 20mg of naturally
occuring ephedra alkaloids.
100 servings of pure 20mg ephedra in each bottle. Ephedra Caps
is ideal for people who want energy without the jitters that
might arise from adding a caffeine to the mix.
1 Capsule = 20mg of PURE EPHEDRA
It has been used in China for more than 5000 years to treat
symptoms of asthma and upper respiratory infections. Varieties
of the herb are also grown in Europe, India, Australia and Afghanistan.
American ephedra, native to the dry southwest, was used as tea
by the early settlers, and was known as "Mormon tea" and "Squaw
tea." It has also been used in the treatment of headaches, fevers,
colds and hay fever. Today, compounds derived from this herb
are commonly found in many over-the-counter cold and allergy
Ephedra contains two alkaloids, ephedrine and pseudoephedrine.
Ephedrine, the main constituent, is a bronchodilator and stimulates
the sympathetic nervous system. It has valuable antispasmodic
properties, acting on the air passages by relieving swellings
of the mucous membrane. Pseudoephedrine is a nasal decongestant
and has less stimulating effect on the heart and blood pressure.
Physicians use these alkaloids to treat bronchial asthma, bronchitis,
emphysema, persistent coughs, wheezing and shortness of breath.
Ma Huang can help the body to break fevers and clear blocked
sinuses. The alkaloids are also effective in treating allergic
skin reactions such as hives, relieve general body pain and treat
low blood pressure, rheumatism and narcolepsy.
Because of its stimulating effect on the nervous system, ephedra
can be found in some popular weight loss, energy product & fat
burner. For dieters it suppresses the appetite and stimulates
the thyroid gland which stimulates metabolism. Recently Ma Huang
has been the subject of scientific research for obesity because
of its thermogenic fat-burning effect on dietary intake. Ephedra
can cause peripheral vasoconstriction, elevation of blood pressure
and cardiac stimulation, and is often combined with other tonic
herbs to help counteract these effects. Please pay attention
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Ma Huang is also found in "energy" products
that may give athletes extra energy without draining their reserves.
People also indicate an increase in alertness and perception.
Similar to the diet formulas, it is often combined with ingredients
such as kola nut or guarana which contain caffeine. Concerns
over the potency of this herb and its isolated alkaloids have
prompted increased regulatory scrutiny and industry label warnings.
Contraindications and possible side effects should be listed
on the bottle. Contraindications include general weakness, poor
digestion, high blood pressure, nervousness, sleeplessness, cardiac
arrhythmia's and heart disease. It should not be used if you
are pregnant or nursing.