ginseng abuse syndrome

A condition caused by excess daily ingestion—3+ g/day—of ginseng

ginseng abuse syndrome

A complex caused by excess daily ingestion–3+ g/day–of ginseng Clinical Diarrhea, nervousness, insomnia, rash, ↑ motor activity. See Ginseng.
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There are articles mentioning about ginseng abuse syndrome in people who are taking it in long period or when consuming ginseng more than three grams of ginseng per day.
Dosages exceeding about 3 g/day have been reported to result in a "ginseng abuse syndrome," with symptoms including hypertension, insomnia, and agitation.
Dosages exceeding about 3 g/day have been reported to cause "ginseng abuse syndrome," with symptoms including hypertension, insomnia, skin, eruptions, and agitation.
Dosages exceeding 3 g/day have been reported to result in a "ginseng abuse syndrome," with symptoms including hypertension, insomnia, skin eruptions, and agitation.
Taken as an antioxidant or to enhance energy levels, the risks associated with ginseng include ginseng abuse syndrome, which has been observed with dosages of more than 15 g/day.