TITLE

Dietary Supplements and Stroke

AUTHOR(S)
McDonald, Elizabeth S.; Lane, John I.
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Mar2005, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p315
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the association of dietary supplements with ephedra alkaloids with cardiovascular and central nervous system adverse events. Presentation of the case of a woman diagnosed with a migraine; Confirmation of an acute stroke through magnetic resonance imaging; Link of ephedrine alkaloid ingestion with resulting hypertension and subsequent vertebral artery dissection.
ACCESSION #
16433815

 

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