Home | Community | Message Board

Shroom Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Feedback and Administration >> Shroomery News Service

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Error: divide byzero

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 04/27/01
Posts: 23,480
Loc: Caribbean
Last seen: 22 days, 4 hours
FDA Warns Against 'Green Hornet'
    #2376256 - 02/25/04 03:46 PM (14 years, 2 months ago)


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued a warning on Wednesday against a liquid product being sold under the names "Green Hornet" or herbal Ecstasy, saying it contained potentially dangerous drugs.

It said the drugs in the product, sold mostly on the Internet, were found in common cough and cold remedies but could cause seizures in some people.

"FDA considers this product to be an unapproved new drug since it contains, among other ingredients, the undeclared active ingredients diphenhydramine and dextromethorphan, found in over-the-counter drugs," the agency said in a statement.

It said four teenagers became ill after taking Green Hornet.

"The teenagers were rushed to a hospital emergency room suffering from seizures, excessive heart rates, severe body rashes and high blood pressure. FDA is investigating whether Green Hornet alone or in combination with other substances caused the severe adverse reactions," the FDA said.

"Our advice about so-called 'safe' alternatives to street drugs remains the same -- they are not safe. Do not buy them, and do not use them," FDA Commissioner Dr. Mark McClellan added.

The FDA said a store called Mind Excursions in Colorado Springs, Colorado, was selling the drug but had stopped.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 06/17/03
Posts: 316
Last seen: 4 years, 6 months
Re: FDA Warns Against 'Green Hornet' [Re: Seuss]
    #2378730 - 02/26/04 11:16 AM (14 years, 2 months ago)

just heard about this on howard stern today. i like the last statement about so-called 'safe' alternatives, as if street drugs are safe.

  Vaporbrothers :smile:

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Feedback and Administration >> Shroomery News Service

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* U.S. Warns Fentanyl Patients About Drug dblaney 907 0 07/16/05 03:11 PM
by dblaney
* August 24 DC Protest Against the FDA veggie 1,389 2 08/13/05 05:54 PM
by delta9
* FDA bans ephedra
( 1 2 all )
bowling-name 6,341 21 02/07/10 09:00 PM
by veggie
* FDA Approves New Drug for Severe Pain adrug 1,163 4 01/03/05 06:58 PM
by Madtowntripper
* FDA seizes diabetes, antidepressant drugs World Spirit 499 0 03/04/05 09:43 PM
by World Spirit
* Check cough syrup, Health Canada warns Phluck 1,223 2 01/28/16 09:14 AM
by Fractal420
* Doctors warn of dangers of 'herbal high' pills AnnoA 3,016 16 12/03/04 06:26 AM
by spudamore
* FDA rejects medicinal use of marijuana motamanM 1,350 3 04/22/06 08:00 PM
by Microcosmatrix

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: motaman, karode13, Alan Rockefeller, naum, Mostly_Harmless
954 topic views. 0 members, 8 guests and 3 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.03 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 19 queries.