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  • Features comprehensive reviews in monograph format of the published safety data for 125 common herbs
  • Covers challenges relating to self-prescribing or professionally prescribed herbs and supplements
  • Offers a balanced and objective perspective on the principles of herbal medicine safety
  • Includes contributions from leading international practitioners and authorities
  • Discusses issues such as
    • Quality
    • Interactions
    • Adverse reactions
    • Toxicity
    • Allergy
    • Contact sensitivity
    • Idiosyncratic reactions
  • Hard copy format

Full title: The Essential Guide to Herbal Safety

ISBN: 9780443071713

Year of publication: 2004 (1st edition)

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

Number of pages: 704