Botanicals, and Herbals
Association of Naturopathic Physicians
Education. Professional organization representing naturopaths
in legislative and other contexts. Has conference information,
patient information, how to find an N.D. and more. Free.
General. Information on educational materials and a
catalog of publications on a wide variety of herbal
on Dietary Supplement Labels Report
Clinical. This lab tests "off-the-shelf" dietary supplements
and posts those that pass. Those that have not passed
are not listed. They have currently reviewed 19 products.
Paid subscription site.
Supplements, Complementary or Alternative Medicines
Patient and consumer information on taking natural products,
dietary supplements, medicinal plants or alternative
Clinically significant herb-drug interactions. Created
by Robert Bonakdar M.D., Scripps Center for Integrative
Interactive herbal database. Provides access to scientific
data unlying the use of herbs for health. Evidence-based
information. Project of the Alternative Medicine Foundation.
Bibliographic. International Bibliographic Information
on Dietary Supplements Databases. Free.
Clinical. Monographs, practitioner summaries and patient
handouts on botanical medicines. The Taskforce is comprised
of members from Boston Children's Hospital, the Mass.
College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences, Harvard
and Tufts Medical Schools, and the Dana-Farber Cancer