Ginkgo biloba is an ancient Chinese tree whose leaves are used medicinally.
The Ginkgo tree is the world's oldest tree dating back about 200 million years. As far back as 1436 the extract from this tree had been used by the Chinese to treat
In Germany Ginkgo is currently used by some for the treatment of cerebral dysfunction with the following symptoms: difficulty in memory,
November 2008 Gingko biloba, one of the most popular herbs taken in the USA and in Europe, has been shown to have no effect in reducing... Read more »
Orthopedic surgeons from Wales report on a case of prolonged bleeding after hip replacement surgery caused by ginkgo biloba. A 77-year old woman had... Read more »
Source: ADAM Encyclopedia
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