Pennyroyal Toxicity: Measurement of Toxic Metabolite Levels in Two Cases and Review of the Literature

@article{Anderson1996PennyroyalTM,
  title={Pennyroyal Toxicity: Measurement of Toxic Metabolite Levels in Two Cases and Review of the Literature},
  author={Ilene B. Anderson and Walter Mullen and James E. Meeker and Siamak Cyrus Khojasteh-Bakht and Shimako Oishi and Sidney D. Nelson and Pauline Blanc},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={124},
  pages={726-734}
}
An increasing segment of the U.S. population is seeking alternatives to traditional Western allopathic medicine. In 1990, Americans made an estimated 425 million visits to providers of unconventional therapies [1]. One particularly popular alternative is herbal medication. Herbal medicines are promoted as more natural and therefore safer than conventional over-the-counter and prescription medicines, but many may be more dangerous than conventional pharmaceutical agents [2]. Both over-the… 
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