Herb–Drug Interactions with St John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum): an Update on Clinical Observations


St John’s wort (SJW) extracts, prepared from the aerial parts of Hypericum perforatum, contain numerous pharmacologically active ingredients, including naphthodianthrones (e.g., hypericin and its derivatives), phloroglucinols derivatives (e.g., hyperforin, which inhibits the reuptake of a number of neurotransmitters, including serotonin), and flavonoids… (More)
DOI: 10.1208/s12248-009-9146-8


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