TITLE

BARKING UP THE WRONG TREE

PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Feb2001, Vol. 62 Issue 2, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with yohimbine, an alkaloid found in the bark of a West African evergreen tree, which has been approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration to treat erectile dysfunction. Objection from the American Urological Association officials on yohimbine; Emergence of concerns about yohimbine's side effects.
ACCESSION #
3916708

 

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