This book covers the principles and issues of safety relating to herbal medicine, and examines the relevant safety data for over 70 commonly used or contentious herbs. With contributions from leading international experts, the book covers issues of quality, interactions, adverse reactions, toxicity, allergy, contact sensitivity, and idiosyncratic reactions.
"As more people are using herbs, either prescribed or self-prescribed, it is useful to have this information in your office in an easily accesible format. I recommend it." "Complementary Medicine," September / October 2005