Jun 18, 2014
supplements you should never take
Its prescription form (yohimbine hydrochloride) is used under close medical supervision to treat erectile dysfunction. But it’s risky to use the versions found over-the-counter, because the ingredient can cause high or low blood pressure, rapid heart rate, and other problems.
Taken to relieve stress and anxiety, it has been linked to liver damage, including cirrhosis and hepatitis.
Used to relieve inflammation and joint pain, it can cause nausea, vomiting, low blood pressure, respiratory-system paralysis, heart-rhythm disorders, and even death.