A Ginkgo biloba-Associated Paranoid Reaction.

  title={A Ginkgo biloba-Associated Paranoid Reaction.},
  author={T. Berigan and B. W. Page},
  journal={Primary care companion to the Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  volume={2 5},
  • T. Berigan, B. W. Page
  • Published 2000
  • Medicine
  • Primary care companion to the Journal of clinical psychiatry
  • Sir: An increasing number of Americans are turning toward herbal medicines to treat their health problems. It is estimated that 25% of Americans seeking medical care use alternative therapies for their problems.1 However, approximately 70% of these patients do not inform their physicians about their use of herbal medicines.2 Herbal medicines may elicit changes in mood, thinking, or behavior,3 which may not initially be considered by a physician in the differential diagnosis. We report a case in… CONTINUE READING