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An overview of the evidence and mechanisms of herb-drug interactions
Despite the lack of sufficient information on the safety of herbal products, their use as alternative and/or complementary medicine is globally popular. There is also an increasing interest in medicinal herbs as precursor ...
The potential of Hypoxis hemerocallidea for herb-drug interaction
(Informa Healthcare, 2013)
Context: Aqueous decoction of Hypoxis hemerocallidea Fisch. & C.A. Mey. (Hypoxidaceae) (Hypoxis) is widely consumed in Southern Africa by people living with HIV/AIDS, some of whom are on ARV and other medications. Objective: ...
Exploring and identifying the indigenous healers of madwaleni and their relationship with ethnobotany and healthcare
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
Rationale: The use of indigenous medicine is widely known in South Africa. In fact, it is estimated that 80-85% of black South Africans consult with indigenous healers in both rural and urban communities (Moshabela, et ...