Featuring up to the moment information on over 325 herbs, Nursing natural medication instruction manual, 3rd Edition can quick resolution nurses' questions about herbs and their makes use of. Herbs are indexed alphabetically via well known identify, and every access covers the herb's activities and parts, makes use of, instruction and quantities, opposed reactions, interactions, results on lab try out effects, cautions, nursing issues, and sufferer teaching.
This variation contains a new part on supplements together with whole insurance of nutrients, plus an up-to-date part on nutraceuticals. Appendices contain details on herb-drug interactions, a ailments record and the herbs which are used for them, and what to watch whilst your sufferer is utilizing herbs. carrying on with schooling checks can be found on NDHnow.com.
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As powdered root capsule: 500 to 1,000 mg three times daily. 5 L of soup and simmered with other food ingredients. As tincture (1:8, contains alcohol): 2 to 4 ml three times daily. ● May USES increase PT and INR. CAUTIONS People with autoimmune disorders should avoid astragalus because it may increase immune system activity. People with a history of neurologic diseases should avoid astragalus because it contains trace amounts of selenium, and toxic amounts may cause neurologic dysfunction leading to paralysis.
Discourage use together. Oral drugs: May cause some drugs to precipitate because of high tannin content. Advise against taking bistort within a short time of taking other drugs. AVAILABLE FORMS Available as a powder, which is used to make an extract, infusion, ointment, or tincture for external use. EFFECTS ON LAB TEST RESULTS None reported. Bold italic type indicates that reaction may be life-threatening. qxd 1/4/05 6:23 PM Page 43 bitter melon CAUTIONS Women who are pregnant or breast-feeding should avoid this herb.
Taking 8 g of seeds can be fatal. ● Monitor the patient for asthmalike symptoms. ● Chewing betel palm may cause severe oral mucosal changes, including cancerous lesions. ● Chewing the betel palm–slaked lime mixture may increase the risk of oral lesions over chewing betel palm alone. ● Facial dressings made from betel palm leaf can cause severe skin re- Bold italic type indicates that reaction may be life-threatening. qxd 1/4/05 6:23 PM Page 37 bethroot actions, such as contact leukomelanosis, which occurs in three stages—immediate bleaching, hyperpigmentation, and confetti-like depigmentation.