Origin: Found in a variety of plants including Nandina domestica (fruit), Aconitum carmichaelii (root), Asarum heterotropioides, Galium divaricatum (stem and vine), Annona squamosa, and Nelumbo nucifera (lotus seeds).
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Overview: Higenamine is a chemical found in several plants including aconite, Annona Squamosa, Nandina domestica, and others. In supplements, Higenamine is now showing up in products promoted as a pre-workout supplement for improving athletic performance. Higenamine works like a stimulant. In some parts of the body it causes tissues to relax. In other parts of the body, such as the heart, it causes tissue to contract. It seems to increase heart contractions and speed up the heart rate.
Common Dosage: 20 to 75 mg