St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum): a review of the current pharmacological, toxicological, and clinical literature

@article{Greeson2001StJW,
  title={St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum): a review of the current pharmacological, toxicological, and clinical literature},
  author={J. Greeson and B. Sanford and D. Monti},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2001},
  volume={153},
  pages={402-414}
}
  • J. Greeson, B. Sanford, D. Monti
  • Published 2001
  • Medicine
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Abstract. Rationale: St. John's wort (Hypericum perforatum) has recently gained popularity as an alternative treatment for mild to moderate depression. Given the current widespread use of this herbal remedy, it is important for medical professionals to understand the potential pharmacological pathways through which Hypericum may exert an antidepressant effect. Objectives: (1) To review the current pharmacological, toxicological, and clinical literature available on Hypericum, and (2) to provide… CONTINUE READING
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