Recent Examples of ephedra from the Web
Additionally, 34 people died from exposure to dietary supplements during the study period — six from ma huang or ephedra, three from homeopathic agents, and one from yohimbe, CNN reports.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'ephedra.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
medical Definition of ephedra
- The FDA is also analyzing reports linking a weight-loss and energy supplement, ephedra (ma huang), to heart attacks, strokes, seizures, and fatalities in otherwise healthy adults.
- —Consumer Reports, May 2000
Learn More about ephedra
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about ephedra
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up ephedra? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).