Archive | July, 1999

Side effects of pharmaceuticals not elicited by comparable herbal medicines: the case of tetrahydrocannabinol and marijuana.

Altern Ther Health Med. 1999 Jul;5(4):57-62. McPartland JM1, Pruitt PL. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: Herbalists claim that the polypharmacy of botanical remedies provides 2 advantages over single-ingredient drugs: (1) primary active ingredients in herbs are synergized by secondary compounds, and (2) secondary compounds mitigate the side effects caused by primary active ingredients. To examine this […]