Herb, Nutrient, and Drug Interactions: Clinical Implications and Therapeutic Strategies

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Dec 6, 2007 - Medical - 960 pages
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Presenting detailed, evidence-based coverage of the most commonly encountered therapeutic agents in modern clinical practice, this resource is designed to help you safely and effectively integrate herbal, nutrient, and drug therapy for your patients or clients. Combining pharmaceuticals with herbs or supplements may complement or interfere with a drug's therapeutic action or may increase adverse effects. Additionally, drug-induced depletion of nutrients can occur. Comprehensive clinical data, quick-reference features, and the insight and expertise of trusted authorities help you gain a confident understanding of how herbal remedies and nutritional supplements interact with pharmaceuticals and develop safe, individualized treatment strategies for your patients.
  • More than 60 comprehensive monographs of herb-drug and nutrient-drug interactions cover the most commonly used herbs and nutrients in health-related practice and help you coordinate safe, reliable therapy.
  • Each herb and nutrient monograph features summary tables and concise, practical suggestions that provide quick and easy reference and complement the systematic review and in-depth analysis.
  • References included on the bound-in CD provide high-quality, evidence-based support.
  • Unique icons throughout the text differentiate interactions, evidence, and clinical significance.
  • Up-to-date information keeps you current with the latest developments in pharmacology, nutrition, phytotherapy, biochemistry, genomics, oncology, hematology, naturopathic medicine, Chinese medicine, and other fields.
  • A diverse team of authoritative experts lends valuable, trans-disciplinary insight.
 

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Contents

HERBDRUG INTERACTIONS Aloe
1
Astragalus
5
Bilberry
9
Black Cohosh
12
Cascara
17
Cayenne
20
Dang Gui
26
Devils Claw
30
Folic Acid
186
Vitamin A Retinol
235
Vitamin B1 Thiamine
253
Vitamin B2 Riboflavin
263
Vitamin B3 Niacin
281
Vitamin B6
306
Vitamin B12
338
Ascorbic Acid
356

Echinacea
32
Eleuthero
39
Ephedra
42
Feverfew
49
Garlic
53
Ginger
62
Ginkgo
69
Ginseng
80
Nutraceuticals and Physiologics
87
Gotu Kola
88
Green Tea
91
Hawthorn
99
Horse Chestnut
104
Kava
106
Licorice
113
Milk Thistle
123
Red Clover
131
Reishi
133
Saw Palmetto
137
St Johns Wort
140
TurmericCurcumin
160
Valerian
167
Vitex
171
A Vitamins BetaCarotene
173
Calciferol
399
Vitamin E
422
Vitamin K
447
B Minerals Boron
458
Calcium
464
Chromium
499
Copper
511
Iron
522
Magnesium
556
Potassium
583
Selenium
609
Zinc
618
Amino Acids
620
Arginine
653
Carnitine
661
Methionine
677
Phenylalanine
682
Tryptophan
690
Tyrosine
698
5Hydroxytryptophan
706
CROSSINDEXES
832
INDEX
891
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