Foreword ivAlphabetical Index i-i
Lists all scientific, common, and brand names found in the herbal monographs.
Therapeutic Category Index 1-45
Groups herbs by therapeutic or medicinal category. Listings are alphabetical by category and acceptedcommon name. Herbs deemed effective by Commission E are flagged for quick recognition.
Indications Index 1-81
Lists herbs by their primary indications. Entries are alphabetical by indication and accepted commonname. Herbs deemed effective by Commission E are specially flagged.
Homeopathic Indications Index 1-131
Catalogs herbal applications in homeopathy. Entries are alphabetical by indication and scientific name.
Asian Indications Index 1-141
Groups herbs by their therapeutic uses in Chinese and Indian medicine.Listings are alphabetical by indication and accepted common name.
Side Effects Index 1-161
Groups herbs by the adverse reactions with which they have been associated.Listings are alphabetical by reaction and accepted common name.
Drug/Herb Interactions Guide 1-179
Lists problem combinations alphabetically by the name of the drug and the name of the interacting herb,and provides a brief description of each combination's potential effect.
Safety Guide 1-191
Lists herbs that must be avoided while pregnant or nursing, and herbs that should be used only underprofessional supervision. Includes all scientific, common, and brand names.
Manufacturers Index 1-203
Provides contact information for each supplier whose products appear in the monographs.
Herb Identification Guide G-l
Permits rapid, positive identification of unknown botanicals.Includes nearly 400 full-color photos.
Product Identification Guide G-27
Present photos of a representative group of popular commercial formulations.
Herbal Monographs 1
Profiles of 700 medicinal herbs, including trade names, description, actions, indications, contraindications,precautions, adverse effects, overdosage, dosage, and literature citations.Organized alphabetically by accepted common name, and cross-referenced by scientific name.
A key to the specialized botanical nomenclature and other unfamiliar terminology employed in the herbal monographs.
Poison Control Centers 855