Diet Drugs

Diet Drugs - Diet Drugs Prozac Re-uptake inhibitor Redux...

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Diet Drugs Prozac: Re-uptake inhibitor Redux: Stimulates serotonin production and ats as a reuptake inhibitour. Adverse Food Reactions - Hydrolyzed (salmonella), Hepatitis transmission, E. Coli 157:H7 - Botulin - Real risks with food or perceived risks? o Salem, New Jersey 1820: Robert Gibon Johnson. Tried to change people’s perception about food: Typical breakfeast in US was whiskey and bacon. Europeans ate tomatoes + healthier food. People thought Tomatoes were posisonous because they were related to a certain poisonous plant (Bellyosna?). Johnson ate tomatoe at court house and tomatoe industry was born. o Copper was added to make berries green, lard added to butter, o Indigo added to tea to give it a nice color. o Arsenice + Plaster of Paris added - We now have the safest food supply we’ve ever had. o Unintentional toxins, naturally occurring toxins, problems with body chemistry, idiosyncratic reactions, contamination with microbrobes - Unintended o Pesticides: No farmer wants to sell food with residue
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2011 for the course CHEM 181 taught by Professor Multiple during the Spring '11 term at McGill.

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