Tryptophan 
Author Message
 Tryptophan

In a message of <18 Nov 89 08:00:11>, Jim Harper (1:3601/14) writes:

 JH>Apparently a somewhat rare form of anemia has occurred in some people
 JH>taking tryptophan in New Mexico.  There have been several additional
 JH>cases in other states.  New Mexico's state health department was
 JH>reported to be conducting a cohort study to look for unaffected users,
 JH>and were analyzing the bottles used by the victims to look for
 JH>tampering and contamination.  No word yet.

This has happened elsewhere as well.  About 27 cases of eosinophilia after  
ingesting L-Tryptophan have been reported.

Leo

7
 (1:114/14)

--  
Uucp: ...{gatech,ames,rutgers}!ncar!noao!asuvax!stjhmc!14!Leo.Bores



Mon, 19 Apr 1993 03:54:00 GMT
 
 [ 1 post ] 

 Relevant Pages 

1. Fwd: Tryptophan danger (NOT EMS) (was Re: Tryptophan availability)

2. L-Tryptophan warning

3. Tryptophan

4. L-Tryptophan sources

5. Legality/availability of l-tryptophan through import

6. L-Tryptophan

7. L-Tryptophan

8. Tryptophan

9. Prozac vs. Tryptophan

10. Tryptophan -- NEARLY 60 CONTAMINANTS!

11. Tryptophan

12. L-tryptophan victims organize


 
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software