Patient counseling about herbal-drug interactions.

  title={Patient counseling about herbal-drug interactions.},
  author={Md Sarfaraj Hussain},
  journal={African journal of traditional, complementary, and alternative medicines : AJTCAM},
  volume={8 5 Suppl},
Many people have the mistaken notion that, being natural, all herbs and foods are safe; this is not so. Very often, herbs and food may interact with medications you normally take, result in serious reactions. During the latter part of this century the practice of herbalism has become mainstream throughout the world. This is due remove to the recognition of the value of traditional medical systems in the world. Herbal medicines are mixtures of more than one active ingredient. The multitude of… CONTINUE READING
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