Fast Five Quiz: Are You Familiar With Herbal Products and Dietary Supplements?

Mary L. Windle, PharmD


October 12, 2016

Many adults use herbal products and other dietary supplements for self-treatment of illness and for health maintenance; the sale of such preparations has developed into a $30 billion industry. These products are being used in addition to conventional medical therapies and as a means to prevent disease and promote well-being.

How much do you know about the possible interactions, efficacy, and safety considerations regarding herbal products and dietary supplements? Test your knowledge with our quick quiz.


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