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Complementary medicines

Edzard Ernst, Max H Pittler, Barbara Wider and Kate Boddy

in Oxford Handbook of Complementary Medicine

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ISBN: 9780199206773
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598748 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199206773.003.0004

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Complementary medicines

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African plum Prunus africana) - Aloe Aloe vera) - Andrographis paniculata - Arnica Arnica montana) - Artichoke Cynara scolymus) - Avocado-soybean unsaponifiables - Bilberry Vaccinium myrtillus) - Black cohosh Actaea racemosa) - Bladderwrack (fucus vesiculosus) - Butcher's broom Ruscus aculeatus) - Butterbur Petasites hybridus) - Cannabis Cannabis sativa) - Chamomile Matricaria recutita) - Chaste tree Vitex agnus-castus) - Chilli Capsicum spp) - Chitosan - Chondroitin - Chromium - Coenzyme Q10 - Cranberry Vaccinium macrocarpon) - Devil's claw Harpagophytum procumbens) - Dong quai Angelica sinensis) - Echinacea Echinacea spp) - Ephedra Ephedra sinica, ma huang) - Eucalyptus Eucalyptus globulus) - Evening primrose Oenothera biennis) - Fennel Foeniculum vulgare) - Fenugreek Trigonella foenum-graecum) - Feverfew Tanacetum parthenium) - Fish oil (omega-3 fatty acids) - Flaxseed Linum usitatissimum) - French maritime pine Pinus pinaster) - Garlic Allium sativum) - Ginger Zingiber officinale) - Ginkgo Ginkgo biloba) - Ginseng, Asian Panax ginseng) - Ginseng, Siberian Eleutherococcus senticosus) - Glucosamine - Grape Vitis vinifera) - Green tea Camellia sinensis) - Green-lipped mussel Perna canaliculus) - Guar gum - Hawthorn Crataegus spp) - Hop Humulus lupulus) - Horse chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum) - Indian frankincense Boswellia serrata) - Kava Piper methysticum) - Kombucha - Laetrile - Lavender Lavandula angustifolia) - Lemon balm Melissa officinalis) - Liquorice Glycyrrhiza glabra) - Marigold Calendula officinalis) - Melatonin - Milk thistle Silybum marianum) - Mistletoe Viscum album) - Nettle Urtica dioica) - Passion flower Passiflora incarnata) - Peppermint Mentha x piperita) - Phytoestrogens - Probiotics - Propolis - Psyllium Plantago ovata) - Pumpkin Cucurbita pepo) - Red clover Trifolium pratense) - Red yeast rice Monascus purpureus) - S-adenosyl-L-methionine (SAM-e) - Saw palmetto Serenoa repens) - Shark cartilage - St John's wort Hypericum perforatum) - Tea tree Melaleuca alternifolia) - Thunder god vine Tripterygium wilfordii) - Thyme Thymus vulgaris, T. zygis) - Thymus extract - Turmeric Curcuma longa) - Valerian Valeriana officinalis, V. edulis) - Willow Salix spp) - Yohimbe Pausinystalia johimbe)

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Subjects: Primary Care

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