Safest maximum dose of Ephedrine?

Discussion in 'TRIBE Main Forum' started by echootje, Jan 14, 2002.

  1. echootje

    echootje TRIBE Member

    Somebody oughta have access to some clinical data?

    Rob
     
  2. KiFe

    KiFe TRIBE Member

    testing limits are we?

    [​IMG]
     
  3. pr0nstar

    pr0nstar TRIBE Member

    30mg / Pill?
     
  4. echootje

    echootje TRIBE Member

    LOL

    No, I'm actually obtaining some advice for a friend I'm afraid might not be aware of the limits.

    Rob

    (actually I'm feeding it to squirrels j/k)
     
  5. SlipperyPete

    SlipperyPete TRIBE Member

    "safest"?
    i.e. most an individual has done and not stroked from? or 'recommended daily intake'?

    i did 7 or 8 on NYE and was pretty damn mangled, and super-tweaked the next day. no stroke that night [​IMG], yet probably pretty unsafe.
     
  6. Vidman

    Vidman TRIBE Member

    I wouldn't go over 4 per swallow.

    No idea how safe that is though, when half a pill every 8 hours is the recommended dosage.
     
  7. Quirkz

    Quirkz TRIBE Member

    30mg is the recommended safe daily doseage, for what little that's worth..

    Obviously it'll depend on health, tolerance, and other factors..
     
  8. DJAlchemy

    DJAlchemy TRIBE Promoter

    well... the Canadian FDA wants to pull all products off the shelves whcih contain moe the 8mg of ephidrine per dose.

    pure ephidrine is usually sold in 25mg tablets.

    If you're taking more then 2 of these a night mixed with other things you could be seriously damaging your heart.

    based on the above tidbits, you make the call on whats too much.

    Peace & love. D
     
  9. pr0nstar

    pr0nstar TRIBE Member

    Eat the whole bottle and put on some Speedcore!!!!
     
  10. PosTMOd

    PosTMOd Well-Known Member

    I've taken 10X25mg, with 10X200mg caffeine, and survived... over the course of a day... don't recommend this to anyone...

    Most taken at once: 25mg X 6, with 3 X 200mg caffeine... again, not recommended...

    I have a high tolerance to stimulants, so take those numbers and divide by 3 at least to get a high end number for someone not as stupid as me...
     
  11. Vidman

    Vidman TRIBE Member

    omg I can't stop ravin'
     
  12. deep

    deep TRIBE Member

    LD50 (dosage required to kill 50% of subjects) is 9 mg per kg bodyweight for humans.

    1 lb. = 2.2 kg

    Even before death you would be very uncomfortable approaching even half of that.
     
  13. pr0nstar

    pr0nstar TRIBE Member

    So fat people can do more drugs?
     
  14. deep

    deep TRIBE Member

    It depends on a lot of factors, really. LD50 is just a number. For example if someone has a history of hypertension, heart problems, etc. in their family the risk goes up. To answer your question a fat person may not be able to handle as much as a comparatively less obese person if their cardiovascular system is in poorer shape.
     
  15. pr0nstar

    pr0nstar TRIBE Member

    What about a fat guy in shape? [​IMG]

    pr0nstar
     
  16. deep

    deep TRIBE Member

    Studies done on obese women using ephedrine for fat loss purposes have used as much as 75mg of ephedrine per dose, three doses per day, over a course of 12 months without problem.
     
  17. deep

    deep TRIBE Member

    what shape, round?
     
  18. pr0nstar

    pr0nstar TRIBE Member

    Oblique!
     
  19. echootje

    echootje TRIBE Member

    Opaque?
     
  20. SlipperyPete

    SlipperyPete TRIBE Member

    Obtuse?
     
  21. Bass-Invader

    Bass-Invader TRIBE Member

    Obstetrician?
    [​IMG]
     
  22. PosTMOd

    PosTMOd Well-Known Member

    Also, most studies have caffeine on top, as there is a synergy...

    1) 20 week study: ...those weighing less than 80 kg took one tablet three times (100 mg caffeine/ 10 mg eph per tablet), whereas those weighing more than 80 kg took two tablets three times per day

    2)8 week study:...supplement with 72 mg/day ephedrine alkaloids and 240 mg/day caffeine

    3) 24-week trial: obese patients all receiving an ephedrine/caffeine combination (20 mg/200 mg) three times a day...


    ALWAYS START LOW, AND GO FROM THERE... one 25mg ephedrine, and 200mg caffeine is plenty for most people...

    HEALTH CANADA IS EXAGERRATING THE DANGERS... MUCH LIKE THE PHENYLPROPANOLAMINE SCARE LAST YEAR...
     
  23. Rosey

    Rosey TRIBE Member

    one of my friends took 12 or 14 ephedrine (25mg) in one night last year....it was spaced out over like 8 hours, it was also combined with 'other' pills. he didn't die but it may have been the sketchiest experience of his life. [​IMG]
     
  24. TuRtL[-

    TuRtL[- TRIBE Member

    15x25mg will make you vomit your brains out unless you eat
     
  25. deep

    deep TRIBE Member

    go to bed rosey
     

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