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26 Jul 2005

d.NORPSEUDOEPHEDRINE???
Hi Doc.

Can you please tell me what the difference is between pseudoephedrine, norpseudoehedrine and d.norpseudoephedrine as is found in Eetless capsules. Are they all the same thing? I believe pseudoephedrine is a de-congestant? Howcome it supresses your appetite then?
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DietDoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear Babes
All 3 of these compounds are different derivatives or versions of the compound epinephrine which is related to a hormone made by the human body called adrenaline. The latter has many effects such as appetite suppression and nasal decongestion and causing heart palpitations, etc. Ephedrine, pseudo-epinephrine or synephrine can cause a long list of negative side-effects (dependence, addiction, tremors, insomnia, palpitations, irritability, psychotic reactions, etc). These products have been banned in many countries because of their negative side-effects, which include addiction and dependence.
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DietDoc
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