Herbal Medicines, 3rd ed., by Joanne Barnes, Linda A. Anderson, and J. David Phillipson. 2007.
152 monographs, comprehensively referenced, detailing phytochemical, pharmacological and clinical aspects of each herb (uses, dosage, evidence of efficacy, adverse effects, contraindications, use in pregnancy and lactation, drug interactions, etc.). New monographs on butterbur (Petasites hybridus), greater celandine (Chelidonium majus), kava (Piper methysticum) and rhodiola (Rhodiola rosea). Monographs on about 20 major herbal medicines substantially revised, including echinacea, evening primrose, ginkgo, ginseng, St John's wort and valerian. Product information from more than 30 countries including Australia, Germany, UK and USA. Full color throughout, with chemical structures and photographs of the plant and crude drug material. 720 pp. B550