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Hamsters use Viagra to combat jet lag

Mangesh Hattikudur
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New Scientist is reporting that extremely small doses of Viagra help hamsters deal with their jet lag. And while I had no idea hamsters even had a problem with jet lag, the multi-use drug seems to be working wonders for the jet-setting lot. Scientists were quick to point out that while the one-off Viagra doses could be beneficial to humans traipsing across the globe, the suggested doses would be too small to cause any sort of sexual arousal. More at New Scientist.

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