Yohimbine (Yohimbine Hcl)
Yohimbine Dosage and Side Effects
The bark of the West African yohimbe tree is rich in the alkaloid yohimbine, and both the crude bark and purified compound long have been hailed as aphrodisiacs. The bark has been smoked as a hallucinogen and has been used in traditional medicine to treat angina and hypertension.
Warnings and Precautions
Yohimbe may cause central nervous system stimulation and paralysis, and may precipitate psychoses in predisposed individuals.
This drug may cause severe hypotension, hypertension, abdominal distress, and weakness.
Interactions with this medication
None well documented.
Proper Use of this medication
Refer to manufacturer's recommendations.
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