Incorporating Herbal Supplements into Your Practice: The Science and Regulations Behind Five Popular Botanicals

Renowned integrative medicine expert Tieraona Low Dog, M.D., draws on her years of expertise to share science-based information about the clinical use of turmeric, butterbur, elderberry, hibiscus, and peppermint. Dr. Low Dog also gives an overview of the regulations that help ensure the quality and safety of herbal products, including the mandatory good manufacturing practices (GMPs) that call for appropriate product and ingredient testing, among many other requirements.

Safety by the Numbers: Making Sense of Dietary Supplement Adverse Event Data

An expert on clinical toxicology and pharmacology, poison control, product post-market surveillance, and drug and dietary supplement safety, Rick Kingston, PharmD., shares with pharmacists and nurse practitioners what they need to know about adverse event reporting systems and the important role they play in supporting consumer safety.