Ephedra is a type of Herb and its properties as follows :-
Active Compound Qty/100gram Qty/day (Min-Max) T_half (Min-Max) Peak value (Min-Max)       Qty/gm_Ref        Qty/gm_Url            Qty/day_Ref        Qty/day_Url            T_half_Ref        T_half_Url         Peak value_Ref       Peak value_Url     
Ephedrine 3-6 gm 270 (minute) 120 (minute) Duke, James A and James A Duke. Handbook Of Medicinal Herbs. 1st ed. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, 2002. Print. https://archive.org/stream/HandbookOfMedicinalHerbsByJamesA.Duke/HandbookOfMedicinalHerbs_djvu.txt
Ephedra is a type of Herb and its properties as follows :-
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Ephedra is a type of Herb and its properties as follows :-
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Ephedra is a type of Herb and its properties as follows :-
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Pathway of Dietary Product


Medicine Mechanism Pathway       Reference             URL      
Metformin same pathway Ephedra act as AMPK activator. Shin, Hye-yeon. "The Extract Of Herbal Medicines Activates AMP-Activated Protein Kinase In Diet-Induced Obese Rats". Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013.Article ID 756025 (2013): 8. https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ecam/2013/756025/

Dietary Substance Interactions


Medicine Interaction       Reference             URL      

ContraIndication Dietary Substance


Medicine Contraindication       Reference             URL      
Phentermine cause overstimulation,nervousness, irritability, insomnia & seizurse or heart arrhythmias. Eldelberg, D. The New Age of nutritional and herbal remedies. New Zealand https://books.google.co.in/books?id=WZhj8EO9N3sC&pg=PA49&lpg=PA49&dq=The+New+Age+of+nutritional+and+herbal+remedies.++book&source=bl&ots=UVld-vNZL0&sig=5KwkKUUvW45p0TkfVUCtMZxnbow&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiajLCNocrOAhVMto8KHfD2D-4Q6AEIMDAE#v=onepage&q=The%20
Amphetamine overstimulation ,nervousness ,heart arrhythmias . Eldelberg, D. The New Age of nutritional and herbal remedies. New Zealand https://books.google.co.in/books?id=WZhj8EO9N3sC&pg=PA49&lpg=PA49&dq=The+New+Age+of+nutritional+and+herbal+remedies.++book&source=bl&ots=UVld-vNZL0&sig=5KwkKUUvW45p0TkfVUCtMZxnbow&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiajLCNocrOAhVMto8KHfD2D-4Q6AEIMDAE#v=onepage&q=The%20
caffeine This combination may lead to dangerously increased heart rate and blood pressure and should be avoided by people with heart conditions , hypertension , diabetes or thyroid disease . Gaby, A. (2006). A–Z Guide to Drug-Herb-Vitamin Interactions. 2nd ed. New York: Three Rivers Press http://www.otto-wipfel.co.uk/otto/supplements-medication/DRUG-HERB-VITAMINS-INTERACTIONS-A-Z_Guide.pdf
Insulin Elevate blood sugar level . Eldelberg, D. The New Age of nutritional and herbal remedies. New Zealand https://books.google.co.in/books?id=WZhj8EO9N3sC&pg=PA49&lpg=PA49&dq=The+New+Age+of+nutritional+and+herbal+remedies.++book&source=bl&ots=UVld-vNZL0&sig=5KwkKUUvW45p0TkfVUCtMZxnbow&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiajLCNocrOAhVMto8KHfD2D-4Q6AEIMDAE#v=onepage&q=The%20
Glipizide Elevate blood sugar level . Eldelberg, D. The New Age of nutritional and herbal remedies. New Zealand https://books.google.co.in/books?id=WZhj8EO9N3sC&pg=PA49&lpg=PA49&dq=The+New+Age+of+nutritional+and+herbal+remedies.++book&source=bl&ots=UVld-vNZL0&sig=5KwkKUUvW45p0TkfVUCtMZxnbow&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiajLCNocrOAhVMto8KHfD2D-4Q6AEIMDAE#v=onepage&q=The%20
Nifedipine Do not take together. Eldelberg, D. The New Age of nutritional and herbal remedies. New Zealand https://books.google.co.in/books?id=WZhj8EO9N3sC&pg=PA49&lpg=PA49&dq=The+New+Age+of+nutritional+and+herbal+remedies.++book&source=bl&ots=UVld-vNZL0&sig=5KwkKUUvW45p0TkfVUCtMZxnbow&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiajLCNocrOAhVMto8KHfD2D-4Q6AEIMDAE#v=onepage&q=The%20
Ephedrine Avoid ephedra herb with this drug to prevent potentially serious interactions . Gaby, A. (2006). A–Z Guide to Drug-Herb-Vitamin Interactions. 2nd ed. New York: Three Rivers Press http://www.lifestyle-clinic.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/A-Z_Guide.pdf
Phenelzine It contains the chemical ephedrine which may interact with Phenelzine , causing potentially dangerous changes to blood pressure . Gaby, A. (2006). A–Z Guide to Drug-Herb-Vitamin Interactions. 2nd ed. New York: Three Rivers Press http://www.lifestyle-clinic.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/A-Z_Guide.pdf
Phenylpropanolamine It increases the side effect of drug . Gaby, A. (2006). A–Z Guide to Drug-Herb-Vitamin Interactions. 2nd ed. New York: Three Rivers Press http://www.lifestyle-clinic.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/A-Z_Guide.pdf
Sibutramine increased blood pressure . Gaby, A. (2006). A–Z Guide to Drug-Herb-Vitamin Interactions. 2nd ed. New York: Three Rivers Press http://www.lifestyle-clinic.net/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/A-Z_Guide.pdf
Acarbose It ele`vate blood sugar level . PDR for Herbal medicines. (2000) (4th ed.). U.S. http://www.travolekar.ru/arch/Pdr_for_Herbal_Medicines.pdf