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The Honest Herbal
Rating :
rating
Author(s) :
Varro E. Tyler
Pages :
375
Pub Date :
1995
Edition(s) at Erowid :
1993(pb,3rd ed,vg-)
Publisher :
Lubrecht & Cramer Ltd
ISBN :
1560242876
BLURBS #
"Are any herbs safe, effective, and suitable for self-treatment? The Honest Herbal answers this question with clear, concise, authoritative information backed by scientific references readers can check for themselves. EVERYONE CONTEMPLATING THE USE OF AN HERBAL REMEDY SHOULD READ THIS BOOK FIRST."
-- Stephen Barrett MD, Editor, Nutrition Forum Newsletter

HERE IS THE LEADING AUTHORITATIVE SOURCE OF INFORMATION REGARDING THE EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF HERBAL MEDICINE.... It is refreshing to learn the truth about the value of herbs.... Essential for anyone taking or contemplating herbs for self-medication!
-- Jack L. Beal. PhD, Professor Emeritus, College of Pharmacy, The Ohio State University

The honest assessment of one of America's leading natural products scientists and one of the leading advocates of the rational, safe, and effective use of herbs as drugs.... YOU ARE BEST ADVISED TO HAVE THIS BOOK AND REFER TO IT OFTEN.
-- Fosters Botanical Herb Review

The Honest Herbal is exactly that -- the honest assessment of one of America's leading natural products scientists, and one of the leading advocates of the rational, safe, and effective use of herbs as drugs.... IF YOU ARE INVOLVED IN ANY ASPECT OF HERB USE FOR HEALTH, THIS BOOK IS ON YOUR REQUIRED REFERENCE LIST.
-- HerbalGram

Enables herbal enthusiasts and health care professionals to make their own evaluations and to make informed decisions. A REFERENCE TO CONSULT AGAIN AND AGAIN.
-- Healthline

ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S) / EDITOR(S) #
Varro E. Tyler, PhD, ScD, is a recognized authority on plant drugs (herbs) and their uses. He is the author of over 250 scientific and educational publications, including the bestselling guide to botanicals Herbs of Choice: The Therapeutic Use of Phytomedicinals, also published by Pharmaceutical Products Press.