Review About Ginkgo Biloba Special Extract EGb 761 (Ginkgo)

Author(s): H. J.-Gertz, M. Kiefer

Journal Name: Current Pharmaceutical Design

Volume 10 , Issue 3 , 2004

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Ginkgo biloba extracts (EGb) are well-defined plant extracts. It has several indications as dementia, macula degeneration, tinnitus and winter depression. A review of the current and past literature about older people with Alzheimers dementia or vascular dementia or age-associated memory impairment treated with Ginkgo biloba extract, reveals that EGb has reproducible effects on cognitive functions in Alzheimers disease. The drug is well tolerated.

Keywords: EGb 761, Ginkgo Biloba, Alzheimer, tinnitus

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Year: 2004
Page: [261 - 264]
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/1381612043386437
Price: $65

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