Safety and Dosage Guidelines in Herbal Medicine

Safety and Dosage Guidelines in Herbal Medicine
Instructor
Department
Continuing Education

ACHS faculty member Scott Stuart joins us to present a comprehensive overview of herbal safety. Learn about the importance of Latin names, distinguishing between look-alike herbs, herb/drug interactions, and more.

Learning Outcomes

Knowing your source
The importance of Latin names
Distinguishing between look-alike and sound-alike herbs
Different plant parts, allergies, herbal actions, and appropriate use
Herb/drug and herb/herb interactions as they relate to safety
Standard herb dosage and herb dose for children
Acute verses chronic conditions
General herb categories