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Ginkgo Biloba Supplements Tested by ConsumerLab.com

Ginkgo (Ginkgo Biloba) Supplements Review

Learn how to find the best Ginkgo biloba supplements, amounts of flavonol glycosides and terpene lactones found in popular products and testing for contamination. Read our review to find out if Ginkgo helps for memory, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, vertigo, glaucoma and other conditions. Review information about dosage, safety, side effects and more. Find out which ones passed our tests and why.

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1.Enhancing Memory and Mental Function
2.Brahmi
3.Phosphatidylserine
4.Conditions
5.Pregnenolone
6.Ginkgo
7.Huperzine A
8.Seniors Health
9.L-Theanine
10.Tyrosine
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ConsumerLab.com Answers to Questions Found:
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1.Do any supplements really help with brain function, like memory and cognition?
2.Does Alpha Brain really improve memory, focus and cognition?
3.I heard that Theracurmin, a form of curcumin, was shown to help with memory, but it's expensive. Does Theracurmin really improve memory and is it worth it?
4.Now that it was shown that Ginkgo biloba is not an effective memory enhancer, are there any other health enhancing benefits from taking it, and, if so, what dose should one take daily?
5.Does Procera AVH really improve memory and mood?
6.Do brain games and apps really work and improve memory?
7.Can fisetin, also called Cognisetin and Novusetin, really improve memory?
8.What is Brain Bright and can it really improve memory or cognition?
9.What is PQQ? Does it help with aging and memory? Is it similar to CoQ10?
10.Do either phosphatidylserine or phosphatidylcholine help with memory and cognition? How are these supplements different?
11.Do magnesium supplements, like Magtein, help memory or protect against Alzheimer's disease?
12.Does Prevagen really improve memory?
13.Does vitamin B12 improve memory?
14.Which vitamins and minerals should be taken together or separately?  (in Comments)
15.What is Noopept? Can it really improve memory and cognition, and is it safe?
16.Do reishi mushroom supplements boost the immune system, or have other health benefits?  (in Comments)
17.What are the health benefits of dark chocolate?
18.Are supplements which claim increased absorption or improved bioavailability telling the truth? Is it worth paying more for these? Are there concerns?
19.Are red yeast rice supplements legally permitted to contain statins, like lovastatin, since these are drugs?  (in Comments)
20.Is quercetin helpful for a specific condition? I see it as an ingredient in several different types of supplements.
21.Do any supplements help for hair loss?  (in Comments)
22.I have been having dizziness for the past few months and am wondering if it could be a side effect of supplements I take. Which supplements cause dizziness?
23.What is Pycnogenol and does it work?
24.Are lithium orotate supplements as effective and safe as prescription lithium for bipolar disease and depression?  (in Comments)
25.Will pregnenolone help slow down aging?
26.Are there supplements I should avoid when taking apixaban (Eliquis) or similar blood thinner drugs?
27.Do any supplements help for tinnitus? Is it true that some supplements can cause tinnitus?
28.Do any supplements help prevent or reduce eye floaters?
29.Which supplements help with Raynaud's phenomenon?
30.Have any supplements been shown to increase women's libido?
31.What supplements should I stop taking before surgery?
32.Can castor oil eye drops improve or dissolve cataracts?
33.What are the health benefits of holy basil extract?
34.Which supplements can help me sleep?
35.Which supplements help with erectile dysfunction?
36.With herbal supplements, what is the difference between root powder and root extract? Does it matter?


Clinical Updates Found:
2019 Huperzine A for Memory? (12/10/2019)
 B Vitamins for Cognition (11/29/2019)
 Magnesium-L-Threonate for Memory? (11/23/2019)
 Concern With Ginkgo (11/16/2019)
 Fish Oil to Improve Cognition? (10/08/2019)
 Better Memory With Lutein? (10/05/2019)
 Does Green Tea Prevent Cognitive Decline? (09/24/2019)
 Omega-3s for Cognition? (09/17/2019)
 Does Tart Cherry Improve Memory? (07/13/2019)
2018 Can Vitamin D Boost Cognition? (11/27/2018)
 Resveratrol for Memory? (06/09/2018)
 Fish Oil for Cognition? (04/21/2018)
 Matcha Green Tea for Memory & Cognition? (02/27/2018)
 Lutein and Zeaxanthin Improve Memory (01/16/2018)
 B12 for Cognition (01/13/2018)
2017 Folic Acid for Cognition (12/23/2017)
 Skin Rash from Ginkgo (12/12/2017)
 Curcumin for Memory (11/10/2017)
 Dark Chocolate for Memory (11/08/2017)
 B Vitamins for Memory (11/04/2017)
 Niacinamide for Alzheimer's Disease? (09/19/2017)
 Tea Drinking Associated with Less Cognitive Decline (03/18/2017)
2016 Cocoa Lowers Blood Sugar (10/22/2016)
 Ginkgo for Memory and Cognition? (08/17/2016)
 Green Tea & Cognition (06/18/2016)
 Curcumin and Cognition (04/23/2016)
 Omega-3's May Be Important in Preventing Cognitive Decline (01/20/2016)
2015 Are Green Tea Pills Safe? (08/25/2015)
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 Cocoa for Memory (06/10/2015)
2014 Turmeric for Memory (11/22/2014)
 Do B Vitamins Boost Memory? (11/16/2014)
 Resveratrol for Memory? (06/11/2014)
 Does Green Tea Improve Memory? (04/13/2014)
2013 More Evidence of What Multivitamins Don't Do (12/22/2013)
 Does Ginkgo Cause Cancer? (04/21/2013)
2012 Higher Vitamin Level May Slow Cognitive Decline (12/16/2012)
 Fish Oil Helps Memory (10/28/2012)
 Does Ginkgo Improve Memory? (09/30/2012)
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Recalls and Warnings Found:
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1.Joint Supplement Synovia Was Promoted With Phony Testimonials, Says FTC (12/05/2019)
2.Cognitive Enhancement Supplements Contain Unapproved Drug (11/26/2019)
3.Brain Supplement Claims to Treat Brain Injuries, Alzheimer's Are Deceptive, Says FTC (11/02/2019)
4.Publisher Sued for Promoting "Phony Diabetes Cure" (10/29/2019)
5.Seller of TrueAloe and AloeCran Settles Charges of Making False Claims (10/22/2019)
6.CVS Settles Lawsuit Over Claims Its Omega-3 Supplement Improves Memory (09/16/2019)
7.Vinpocetine May Cause Miscarriage or Fetal Harm (06/03/2019)
8."Brain Boosting" Supplements Were Promoted With Non-Existent Clinical Studies (04/23/2019)
9.Supplements Promoted for Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Sell "False Hope," Warns FDA (02/13/2019)
10.Two Popular Memory Supplements Missing Some or All of Key Ingredient (11/16/2018)
11.FDA Warns Seller of Goldenseal and Parasite Supplements (08/28/2018)
12.Marketers of CellAssure and Cognify Settle FTC Charges of Deceptive Cancer Claims (01/16/2018)
13.Seller of BrainAlert Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (12/26/2017)
14.Health Research Labs Agrees to Settle FTC Charges of False Claims, Deceptive Marketing of BioTherapex and NeuroPlus (12/01/2017)
15.FDA Warns Seller of Arthritis, Blood Pressure, Diabetes Supplements For Making Drug Claims (10/18/2017)
16.Total Body Nutrition Warned for Banned Stimulant in Supplements (10/18/2017)
17.Probiotic for Infants Recalled Due to Potential Choking Hazard (09/08/2017)
18.Jail Time for Seller of Spiked Supplements (07/20/2017)
19.FDA Warns Seller of Probiotic and Omega-3 Supplements for Manufacturing Violations (06/07/2017)
20.Seller of Vision, Cholesterol, Prostate Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (06/06/2017)
21.Radio "Infomercials" for Cognitive and Joint Health Supplements Deceived Consumers, Says FTC (02/25/2017)
22.Life Extension Warned for Drug Claims (02/14/2017)
23.Seller of "Cancer Kits," Alpha Lipoic Acid Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (01/21/2017)
24.Seller of Heart, Senior and Teen Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (01/17/2017)
25.FTC Charges Marketers of Prevagen With Making False Claims (01/10/2017)
26.Seller of 5-HTP, Chromium, Curcumin and More Warned for Drug Claims (12/21/2016)
27.Memory Enhancement Ingredient Vinpocetine Should Not Be Sold In Supplements, Says FDA (09/16/2016)
28.Seller of Omega-3, Ginkgo, Vision Supplements & More Warned for Drug Claims (08/13/2016)
29.Some Supplements May Cause or Exacerbate Heart Failure (Includes vitamin E and many herbs) (08/06/2016)
30.NOW Foods Recalls Ginkgo & Other Supplements (03/22/2016)
31.Maker of Vitamin K, Vitamin A & More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (12/29/2015)
32.Maker of Red Yeast Rice, St. John's Wort, Valerian and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (12/16/2015)
33.Seller of "Hangover" Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations & Drug Claims (11/18/2015)
34.Seller of "NaturalDoctor" Vitamin C, Echinacea and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (11/07/2015)
35.No Vinpocetine in Some Vinpocetine Supplements; Picamilon Labels Not Accurate (10/14/2015)
36.Seller of Muscle Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/26/2015)
37.Herbal Extracts Recalled (09/16/2015)
38.Maker of Multivitamin and Fish Oil Warned for Manufacturing Violations (09/05/2015)
39.Maker of Herbal Supplements Sold on eBay, Amazon and Other Websites Shut Down (08/23/2015)
40.Company Ordered to Stop Making and Selling Supplements (08/11/2015)
41.Marketers of Memory Supplement to Pay $1.4 Million to Settle FTC Charges (07/12/2015)
42.Maker of Arthritis Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (07/02/2015)
43.Seller of CoQ10, Anxiety Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (06/26/2015)
44.Maker of Joint Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (06/17/2015)
45.FDA Warns Maker of Fruit Energy Drinks for Drug Claims (06/11/2015)
46.Maker of B-12 Energy Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (06/03/2015)
47.Seller of Omega-3, Probiotics & SuperFoods Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (05/30/2015)
48.Seller of Supplements for Herpes, Prostate Cancer & More Warned for Drug Claims (05/30/2015)
49.Seller of Magnesium, Calcium, Silver and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (05/23/2015)
50.Maker of Garcinia, Joint Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (05/02/2015)
51.Green Algae Weight Loss Supplement Contains Hidden Drug (03/26/2015)
52.Maker of Magnesium, Calcium, Zinc, B Vitamins and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (03/10/2015)
53.Seller of Vision Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (03/10/2015)
54.Drugs Found in Male Enhancement Supplements (02/28/2015)
55.Seller of Heart, Brain and Diabetes Supplements Warned for Drug Claims (02/24/2015)
56.Seller of Antioxidant Water, Energy Drops Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (02/24/2015)
57.Seller of "Natural" Cough Syrup Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (02/10/2015)
58.Weight Loss Supplement Contains Hidden Drug (02/03/2015)
59.Major Retailers Accused of Selling Adulterated Herbal Supplements (02/03/2015)
60.Maker of Soy and Zinc Warned for Manufacturing Violations (01/31/2015)
61.Seller of Aloe, Sexual Enhancement Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (01/27/2015)
62.Maker of Vitamin Drinks Warned for Manufacturing Violations (01/23/2015)
63.Supplement Maker Ordered to Stop Selling Products (01/21/2015)
64.Maker of Magnesium and Potassium Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations (01/17/2015)
65.Supplement Maker Warned for Manufacturing Violations (01/17/2015)
66.Maker of Aloe, Weight Loss Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (12/30/2014)
67.Maker of Probiotic Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations (12/30/2014)
68.Seller of Omega-3 "Syrup" Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (12/12/2014)
69.Seller of B-12, Zinc, Echinacea and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (12/12/2014)
70.Maker of Ginseng, Zinc, Calcium and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (12/05/2014)
71.Seller of Energy & Joint Supplements, Aloe, Silver and More Warned for Drug Claims (12/02/2014)
72.Seller of Herbal Extracts Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (11/28/2014)
73.Seller of Diabetes, Prostate Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (11/21/2014)
74.Seller of Sexual, Muscle Enhancement Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (11/11/2014)
75.Maker of Children's Vitamins, Weight Loss Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations (11/11/2014)
76.Seller of Cholesterol, Arthritis Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (11/06/2014)
77.Seller of Prostate, Heart Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (11/06/2014)
78.Seller of "Cleanse," Allergy Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (10/31/2014)
79.Seller of Vitamin C, Iron and Detox Supplements Warned for Violations, Drug Claims (10/30/2014)
80.Supplement Maker Warned for Manufacturing Violations (10/30/2014)
81.Seller of Weight Loss Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (10/21/2014)
82.Seller of Weight Loss, Saw Palmetto Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (10/21/2014)
83.Seller of Black Cohosh, Ginkgo and More Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (10/16/2014)
84.Seller of Multivitamin Warned for Drug Claims (10/10/2014)
85.Seller of Green Tea, Prostate, Pain Supplements and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (10/03/2014)
86.FDA Warns Seller of Supplements and Chocolate Promoted to Treat Ebola (09/26/2014)
87.Seller Warned for Promoting Essential Oils to Treat Flu, MRSA, Measles and More (09/26/2014)
88.Sellers of Essential Oils Warned for Claiming to Treat Ebola, Other Diseases (09/26/2014)
89.Seller of Joint Pain Supplement Warned for Drug Claims (09/10/2014)
90.Seller of "Nerve", "Cleanse" and Probiotic Supplements Warned for Drug Claims (09/05/2014)
91.Maker of Herbal Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (08/26/2014)
92.Seller of Immune Supplement Warned for Drug Claims (08/26/2014)
93.Supplement Maker Warned for Manufacturing Violations (08/26/2014)
94.Seller of Joint Supplement Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (08/21/2014)
95.FDA Warns Puerto Rico Supplement Seller (08/08/2014)
96.Seller of Mineral and Joint Supplements Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (08/06/2014)
97.Judge Orders BioAnue To Stop Illegal Cancer and Disease Claims (08/02/2014)
98.Pinnacle Labs International Warned for Manufacturing Violations (07/15/2014)
99.Vita Springs Health Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (07/15/2014)
100.Maker of Cough and Sleep "Remedies" Warned for Drug Claims (07/11/2014)
101.Marketers of Memory Supplement Settle FTC Charges of Deceptive Claims (06/12/2014)
102.Sellers of "Cancer" Supplements Warned for Drug Claims (05/31/2014)
103.Seller of Brain, Diabetes, Echinacea Supplements and More Warned for Drug Claims (05/30/2014)
104.Seller of Gingko and Milk Thistle Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (05/21/2014)
105.Maker of Mood, Smoking Cessation Supplements and More Warned for Violations, Drug Claims (05/14/2014)
106.Seller of Flaxseed, Ginkgo and More Warned for Manufacturing Violations and Drug Claims (05/06/2014)
107.Seller of Sexual Enhancement Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations (02/19/2014)
108.Weight Loss Capsules Recalled Due Allergen Risk (12/16/2013)
109.Ginkgo, Milk Thistle, Cleanse and Nopal Supplement Maker Warned For Manufacturing Violations, Drug Claims (08/16/2013)
110.Seller of Vision Supplement Warned For Drug Claims (07/05/2013)
111.Seller of Cardio, Immune, Greens Supplements and More Warned For Drug Claims (06/13/2013)
112.Maker of Concentration, Pain, Immune, Cholesterol Supplements Warned For Drug Claims (05/10/2013)
113.FDA Warns Consumers Of Three More Sexual Enhancement Supplements Containing Undeclared Drugs (05/07/2013)
114.Recall: Two Sexual Enhancement Supplements Containing Undeclared Drugs (05/03/2013)
115.Three More Sexual Enhancement Supplements Found To Contain Undeclared Drugs (04/04/2013)
116.Maker of Liquid Omega-3 Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations (02/28/2013)
117.FDA and FTC Warn: Supplements Cannot Prevent, Treat Or Cure Cold And Flu (02/21/2013)
118.Manufacturer of Heart, Multivitamin, Cranberry, and Longevity Supplements Warned For Adulteration and Drug Claims (02/13/2013)
119.Excessive Lead and Mercury Found In Chinese Herbal Supplements (01/24/2013)
120.Weight Loss Supplement Containing Undeclared Drug Recalled (12/21/2012)
121.Maker of Pycnogenol, Memory and Immune Supplements Warned For Manufacturing Violations and Misbranding (11/28/2012)
122.Mushroom Supplement Manufacturer Warned For Drug Claims and Adulteration (11/14/2012)
123.Maker of Joint Health, Blood Sugar, Prostate, Ginkgo Supplements and More Warned For Drug Claims, Misbranding and Adulteration (11/02/2012)
124.Warning Issued to Memory Supplement Maker For Unapproved Drug Ingredient, Drug Claims and Unreported Adverse Events (10/24/2012)
125.FDA Seizes Many Supplements from New York Company Due To Drug Claims (10/24/2012)
126.Maker of Concussion Recovery Supplement Warned For Making Drug Claims (09/10/2012)
127.Supplement Company Warned For Medical Claims and Misbranding Of Omega-3, CoQ10, Noni Juice And More (08/30/2012)
128.FDA Warns Several Supplement Manufacturers Not Following Good Manufacturing Practices (09/08/2011)
129.FTC Warns of Deceptive Claims with Children's Omega-3 Supplements (02/17/2010)
130.Canada Warns of Herbal Sleep Product Containing Rx Drug (12/18/2006)
131.Canada Advises Consumers Not To Use Adulterated Sleep Supplement (08/31/2006)
132.Marketers of Diabetes Supplement Banned From Claiming Products Treat or Cure Diseases (08/16/2006)
133.Garden of Life, Maker of Primal Defense, Settles FTC Charges (03/16/2006)
134.Another Ginkgo Supplement Recalled (01/20/2006)
135.Ginkgo Supplements Recalled (12/31/2005)
136.FTC Stops False Claims about HGH Oral Spray (10/18/2005)
137.Marketers of Brain-Rejuvinating Supplement Settle FTC Charges of False Claims (01/05/2005)
138.Some Supplements Can Damage Eyes At High Doses and with Topical Use (10/27/2004)
139.Company Stopped by FTC from Claiming to Prevent or Reverse Memory Loss without Evidence (07/15/2004)
140.Marketers of “Focus Factor” and “V-Factor” Fined for Advertising Claims (03/17/2004)


News Releases Found:
2019 Best Magnesium Supplements Revealed by ConsumerLab (11/12/2019)
2018 Finding Real Ginkgo Isn't Easy, ConsumerLab's Tests Reveal (03/07/2018)
2017 ConsumerLab.com Tests Reveal Best Low-Dose Lithium Supplements for "Mood" (08/23/2017)
2016 What Are the Benefits of Resveratrol and Which Brands Are Best? -- ConsumerLab.com Reviews the Evidence and Tests the Quality of Popular Resveratrol Supplements (10/11/2016)
2014 Round-up of Recent Product Tests by ConsumerLab.com -- Results for B Vitamin Supplements & Energy Drinks, Garlic, NAC (N-acetyl cysteine), Iron and Omega-7 Fatty Acids (12/09/2014)
 You Can't Judge a Dark Chocolate Bar by Its Label, According to Tests by ConsumerLab.com -- Amounts of Cocoa Flavanols Vary Widely Among Popular Brands of Chocolate (11/25/2014)
2011 ConsumerLab.com analyzes supplements for sexual dysfunction -- Only three out of ten products selected for testing pass (08/31/2011)
 ConsumerLab.com finds 100-fold variation in cost of iron supplements (03/30/2011)
2008 Adulteration Suspected with Some "Memory" Supplements -- Few Ginkgo and Huperzine Supplements Pass ConsumerLab.com Tests; Quality High for Acetyl-L-Carnitine (11/18/2008)
 Tests reveal quality problems with vitamin A supplements -- New ConsumerLab.com report focuses on vitamin A, including beta-carotene and cod liver oil (10/28/2008)
 ConsumerLab.com finds melatonin supplements range in strength but ingredient quality is high (10/02/2008)
 ConsumerLab.com's tests of menopause supplements reveal wide range in strength and quality; mislabeling and contamination discovered -- Soy and red clover isoflavones, black cohosh, and progesterone products tested (09/17/2008)
 ConsumerLab.com finds improvements in labeling of nutrition bars but potential pitfalls exist -- New report compares 20 bars, including those for protein, fiber, energy and whole food (08/12/2008)
 Some iron supplements short on iron or contaminated according to ConsumerLab.com (05/05/2008)
2006 Problems persist with ginseng supplements — ConsumerLab.com finds nearly half of products lack ingredient or contaminated (05/24/2006)
 Tests of memory enhancing supplements by ConsumerLab.com reveals lead in some ginkgo (01/03/2006)
2005 Testing by ConsumerLab.com identifies many problems with popular supplements for weight loss, slimming, and blood sugar control (11/15/2005)
 ConsumerLab.com testing of alpha lipoic acid supplements from Japan finds no ingredient in one product; Most others meet claims — Japanese consumers urged to research product quality (08/31/2005)
 ConsumerLab.com tests potassium supplements — Report now online for sixteen products (08/16/2005)
 ConsumerLab.com tests menopause supplements — Alternatives to hormonal therapy — Report available for 38 products including soy and red clover isoflavones, black cohosh, and progesterone creams (07/18/2005)
 ConsumerLab.com finds some supplements lower in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids than claimed — Report available for 23 products made from oils of black currant, borage, evening primrose and flax (07/12/2005)
 Quality problems widespread among ginseng products sold in Japan. — Nearly two-thirds of products fail ConsumerLab.com testing due to pesticide contamination and missing or substandard ingredients (06/20/2005)
 Two magnesium supplements fail testing due to lead contamination. Nineteen others pass. Report now available. (06/15/2005)
 ConsumerLab.com begins publishing test reports on Japanese vitamins and supplements — Review of CoQ10 products Now Available Online in Japanese at ConsumerLab.jp. More Reports Scheduled (05/10/2005)
2004 ConsumerLab.com expands testing to Japan — Testing Organization Expands to Help Japanese Consumers Determine Quality of Health and Nutrition Products (12/14/2004)
 ConsumerLab.com finds Omega-3 fish oil supplements safer than fish but quality varies among brands — Test of 41 Supplements Finds No Mercury or PCB Contamination, But Some Spoiled or Lacking Claimed Oils (12/14/2004)
2003 Some problems persist with ginseng supplements but overall quality improves according to ConsumerLab.com — Test results published online today (08/28/2003)
 Low quality ingredient appears widespread among Ginkgo supplements according to ConsumerLab.com; points to challenge for FDA's proposed regulations — Review of memory enhancement supplements released today (04/21/2003)
 Acidophilus" and other probiotic supplements gain in popularity but live bacteria missing in many — ConsumerLab.com releases review online today (01/21/2003)
2002 Top quality melatonin products identified by ConsumerLab.com — Hormone supplement used to treat sleep disturbances due to jet travel and other causes (12/30/2002)
 Lupus patients cautioned about hormone supplement — ConsumerLab.com releases DHEA testing results online today (12/10/2002)
 Pharmavite dietary supplements receive ConsumerLab.com approval — Vitamin E, SAM-e, St. John's Wort, Ginkgo and others merit approved quality products ranking (07/10/2002)
 Athletic Banned Substances Screening and Certification Program announced by ConsumerLab.com — Tester of supplements to screen for substances banned in Olympics (02/08/2002)
 ConsumerLab.com finds most B vitamin supplements contain what they claim, but often exceed safe levels — Consumers cautioned to be aware of side effects with high dose products (01/08/2002)
2001 ConsumerLab.com finds fish oil supplements free of mercury, but 30% lacking in key ingredient — Test results of omega-3 fatty acid (EPA and DHA) products released today (11/20/2001)
 Sixty percent of nutrition bars fail to meet claims in ConsumerLab.com tests — "Low Carb" bars often loaded with carbohydrates; excess sodium and saturated fat also found (10/30/2001)
 Most iron supplements pass ConsumerLab.com testing — Lead contamination and insufficient iron found in some (10/03/2001)
 Problems and ambiguity among alternative estrogen products reported by ConsumerLab.com — Results of soy and red clover isoflavone product testing released online today (08/15/2001)
 Many herbal sleep products lack key claimed ingredient — Results of ConsumerLab.com's testing of valerian products released on web today (07/09/2001)
 ConsumerLab.com reports test results of arthritis supplement — MSM; Quality found higher than for most supplements, but room for improvement remains (06/04/2001)
 Over forty percent of Echinacea products fail ConsumerLab.com review; Inadequate labeling and missing ingredients found common for popular herbal cold remedy (05/07/2001)
 Quality of popular herbal anti-depressant found to vary; certain types of St. John's Wort supplements more likely to pass testing (04/10/2001)
 ConsumerLab.com expands testing of health products; success of dietary supplement evaluations leads company into broader nutrition field, beginning with popular nutrition bars (03/27/2001)
 ConsumerLab.com review of vitamin E supplements finds some insufficiencies and need for clearer labeling; test results released online today (03/13/2001)
 Problems found with multivitamins and multiminerals by ConsumerLab.com (02/14/2001)
 Some supplements for arthritis may exceed newly released safe intake levels for manganese (01/29/2001)
2000 ConsumerLab.com tests popular supplement for heart failure; CoQ10 test results released online today (11/21/2000)
 ConsumerLab.com finds new calcium products of higher quality than many traditional supplements; Test results released online today (09/06/2000)
 ConsumerLab.com finds that not all creatine supplements meet label claims; Popular sports supplement test results released online (08/07/2000)
 Pesticide contamination found in many Ginseng supplements tested by ConsumerLab.com (07/11/2000)
 ConsumerLab.com announces first test-based buyer's guide to dietary supplements; Manufacturers encouraged to have products tested for potential inclusion. (04/24/2000)
 Quality of prostate supplements get mixed review in ConsumerLab.com study; Saw palmetto product review published online today. (01/31/2000)
 Majority of dietary supplements sold in U.S. being tested by ConsumerLab.com in 2000; newest results due January 31 for Saw Palmetto. (01/24/2000)
1999 ConsumerLab.com testing quality of Glucosamine, Chondroitin, and Saw Palmetto supplements; web site becoming popular reference for consumers (12/08/1999)
 Only three quarters of Ginkgo Biloba supplements contain proper ingredients. ConsumerLab.com posts first of its dietary supplement product tests. (11/16/1999)


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