Studies related to Oxygen Uptake and Ginkgo biloba

Ginkgo Biloba Decreases Acute Mountain Sickness In People Ascending To High Altitude At Ollagüe (3696 M) In Northern Chile

Effect Increase
Trial Design Double blind
Trial Length 1-7 Days
Number of Subjects 36
Sex Both Genders
Age Range 18-29, 30-44
Notes for this study:
Two doses of 80mg EGb-761 (24 and 12 hours prior to ascension) followed by ingestion of EGb-761 twice daily during the trip was able to severely reduce the occurrence of AMS with a potency greater than the reference drug acetazolamide and improved oxygen carrying capacity of the blood.