The Essential Herb-Drug-Vitamin Interaction Guide: The Safe Way to Use Medications and Supplements Together

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If you’re one of the 60 million herb, vitamin, and supplement users in America, you need to know how to use herbs and supplements safely and effectively. The Essential Herb-Drug-Vitamin Interaction Guide profiles 300 supplements and gives vital information regarding potentially dangerous interactions, possible side effects, and typical dosages. Did you know that drinking green tea can lead to false-positive results for some forms of cancer or that taking St. John’s wort while you’re on birth control, prescription antidepressants, or certain heart medications can be deadly? These are just a couple of the warnings you need to know.

Written by George Grossman, M.D., a leading authority in the  field and a veteran health writer, If you’re one of the 60 million herb, vitamin, and supplement users in America, you need to know how to use herbs and supplements safely and effectively. The Essential Herb-Drug-Vitamin Interaction Guide profiles 300 supplements and gives vital information regarding potentially dangerous interactions, possible side effects, and typical dosages.

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