Silver Spring, MD—AHPA has updated the online Botanical Safety Handbook 2nd edition to include new information for four additional botanicals, according to a press release.
Updated entries include:
- Gotu kola was updated after a review identified additional clinical trial, case report, pharmacology, and toxicity studies;
- Lemon balm was revised after new clinical trials, pharmacological studies, and toxicity studies were identified;
- Passion flower was updated to include additional clinical trial, case report, animal pharmacology, and reproductive toxicity studies;
- Bilberry was revised after a review of new clinical trials and pharmacological studies.
Subscribers to the online handbook can review short descriptions of updated entries in the “Revisions” panel on the homepage when they log in. An annual individual subscription costs $95 for AHPA members.