March 2015

Featured New Monograph: Phenethylamine

Phenethylamine is an alkaloid found in plants, bacteria, fungi and animals.

In supplements, phenethylamine is typically promoted for improving athletic performance or for losing weight. Natural Medicines list152 commercial products that contain this ingredient. Get more details, including evidence-based safety and effectiveness ratings in our complete monograph.

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