Metal Contents in the Most Widely Consumed Commercial Preparations of Four Different Medicinal Plants (Aloe, Senna, Ginseng, and Ginkgo) from Europe

@article{Rubio2018MetalCI,
  title={Metal Contents in the Most Widely Consumed Commercial Preparations of Four Different Medicinal Plants (Aloe, Senna, Ginseng, and Ginkgo) from Europe},
  author={Carmen Rubio and Soraya Mart{\'i}nez Paz and Elena Tius and Arturo Hardisson and Angel Jos{\'e} Guti{\'e}rrez and Dailos Gonz{\'a}lez-Weller and J. M. L{\'o}pez Caballero and Consuelo Revert},
  journal={Biological Trace Element Research},
  year={2018},
  volume={186},
  pages={562-567}
}
Medicinal plants like Aloe barbadensis, Ginkgo biloba, Panax ginseng, and Cassia angustifolia are being increasingly used but self-medication is a major public health challenge because of their numerous interactions. Furthermore, dietary exposure to metals through the consumption of these commercial preparations should be evaluated. Some of these metals may have a nutritional interest but others are metals of toxicological relevance. The content of essential and toxic metals has been analyzed… CONTINUE READING
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