TGA warns schoolies of oxedrine risk

Oxedrine is found in the herb Citrus aurantium (also known as bitter orange or marmalade orange) and is present with caffeine in a range of health products.

These goods are marketed as energy supplements, appetite suppressants and weight loss products, but are also used as recreational stimulants.

With Schoolies Week approaching, the TGA is warning parents and doctors to be aware of the potential for health risks, especially if used in combination with illicit drugs or other