A Comprehensive Review of Recent Studies on Herb-Drug Interaction: A Focus on Pharmacodynamic Interaction.

@article{Choi2016ACR,
  title={A Comprehensive Review of Recent Studies on Herb-Drug Interaction: A Focus on Pharmacodynamic Interaction.},
  author={Jin Gyu Choi and Sang Min Eom and Jaeyoung Kim and Soon Han Kim and Eugene Huh and Hocheol Kim and Yunwoo Lee and Hyangsook Lee and Myung Sook Oh},
  journal={Journal of alternative and complementary medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={262-79}
}
OBJECTIVES The concomitant use of herbal and conventional drugs accelerates the possibility of clinically significant herb-drug interactions (HDIs). This paper aims to analyze the current status of HDI studies worldwide and to review studies on HDI-induced pharmacodynamic (PD) interactions. METHODS HDI studies published from 2000 to 2014 and indexed in PubMed were categorized according to publication year, area/country, study methods and objectives, and disease categories. The reviewed… CONTINUE READING