Herb-drug interactions, beneficial for detrimental?
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Presentation
- By: LIN, Ge (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Biomedical Sciences, Shatin, n.t., hong kong, China)
Medicinal herbs are often concurrently used with orthodox drugs for the treatment of variety of diseases. Herb-drug interactions have been attracting more attentions in both clinical practice and academic research. However, because the uniqueness of herbs having multiple ingredients interacting with multiple targets leads to multiple functions.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.