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Withdrawal from Ginkgo
Gingko biloba
by Lucas
Citation:   Lucas. "Withdrawal from Ginkgo: An Experience with Gingko biloba (exp10560)". Erowid.org. Jan 12, 2002. erowid.org/exp/10560

 
DOSE:
  oral Ginkgo biloba (capsule)


Hi, I would just like to give a little warning about Gingko Biloba.

I am an 18 year old swedish student that for some time has taken Gingko pills. (pure EGb 761) Two per day. And when I for two days forgot to eat them I became Extreamly tired. (!)

I didnīt manage to get out of bed at all for a day, hardly able to lift my arms, feeling tired for several days following. I meen I could get out of bed but in the same way I probably can run five miles at top speed to if I tried...

I am now taking them again and feeling fine but I thought you should know the story. I donīt think itīs such a big deal and I donīt know if this is a single case with just me but... knowledge is knowledge.

Have a great time and care about your friends and fellow people.

Exp Year: 2001ExpID: 10560
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jan 12, 2002Views: 44,667
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