Acute hepatitis associated with the Chinese herbal product jin bu huan.

@article{Woolf1994AcuteHA,
  title={Acute hepatitis associated with the Chinese herbal product jin bu huan.},
  author={Graham M. Woolf and Lydia M. Petrovic and Sergio E. Rojter and Sandra L. Wainwright and Federico Guillermo Villamil and William Katkov and Pina Michieletti and Ian R Wanless and Frank R. Stermitz and James J. Beck and John Moore Vierling},
  journal={Annals of internal medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={121 10},
  pages={
          729-35
        }
}
Estimates of the percentage of patients using alternative medications worldwide range from 4% to 50% [1]. According to a recent U.S. survey, 34% of adult respondents used unconventional therapy and 3% used herbal medicines [2]. In 1990, Americans made 425 million visits to providers of unconventional therapy, which exceeded the number of visits to all primary care physicians, and they spent $13.7 billion, which exceeded the cost of all hospitalizations in the United States [2]. Herbal products… CONTINUE READING
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