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Rhodiola rosea


Rhodiola rosea, less commonly known as Rhodiola, Roseroot, Rosenroot, Golden Root, Arctic Root, or Orpin Rose (Panossian, Wikman & Sarria, 2010), grows in high altitudes throughout the mountainous regions of Europe and Asia (Brown, Gerbarg, & Ramazanov, 2002). 601 more words


Rhabdomyolysis: Don't Over Do It

Some people new to exercise push themselves too hard in their journey for fitness. But that can turn to tragedy. Rhabdomyolysis is a serious consequence of too much too soon, requiring hospitalization and sometimes dialysis treatment to prevent kidney failure. 20 more words


Fluoroquinolones and Statins: A Recipe for Rhabdomyolysis

In May, 2017, WSB-TV 2 Atlanta aired the story, “Clark Howard says near-fatal disease possibly caused by popular antibiotic,” in which the story of how Clark Howard, a popular consumer expert and host of the nationally syndicated Clark Howard Show, was hurt by a combination of ciprofloxacin (a fluoroquinolone antibiotic) and generic Lipitor (a statin). 1,044 more words