Herbal medication: potential for adverse interactions with analgesic drugs

  title={Herbal medication: potential for adverse interactions with analgesic drugs},
  author={W. Abebe},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics},
  • W. Abebe
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
  • The use of herbal supplements in the US has increased dramatically in recent years. These products are not regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) with the same scrutiny as conventional drugs. Patients who use herbal supplements often do so in conjunction with conventional drugs. This article is a review of potential adverse interactions between some of the commonly used herbal supplements and analgesic drugs. Non‐steroidal anti‐inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), particularly aspirin… CONTINUE READING
    377 Citations
    • 28
    • PDF
    Herbal remedies in the United States: potential adverse interactions with anticancer agents.
    • 308
    Interactions between herbal and conventional medicines
    • 82
    Drug Interactions Between Herbal and Prescription Medicines
    • 144
    Potential Drug Interactions with Dietary Supplements 782
    • Highly Influenced
    • PDF
    Herb-Drug Interactions
    • 170


    Potential interactions between alternative therapies and warfarin.
    • A. Heck, B. A. Dewitt, A. Lukes
    • Medicine
    • American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
    • 2000
    • 352
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Herbal therapy: what a clinician needs to know to counsel patients effectively.
    • B. Bauer
    • Medicine
    • Mayo Clinic proceedings
    • 2000
    • 88
    Pharmacokinetic-Pharmacodynamic Drug Interactions with Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
    • 61
    Alternative Medicine Use in Presurgical Patients
    • 202
    White Paper on Herbal Products
    • 100
    A review of 12 commonly used medicinal herbs.
    • 484
    • Highly Influential
    • PDF
    Potentiation of Warfarin by Dong Quai
    • 178
    Interactions of Warfarin with Garlic, Ginger, Ginkgo, or Ginseng: Nature of the Evidence
    • 177