Contents

Preface v

Contributors xiii

Chapter 1

Ma Huang and the Ephedra Alkaloids 1

Steven B. Karch

Chapter 2

Kava 27

Douglas D. Glover

Chapter 3

Ginkgo biloba 41

Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 4

Valerian 55

Brian J. Isetts

Chapter 5

St. John's Wort 71

Dean Filandrinos, Thomas R. Yentsch, and Katie L. Meyers

Chapter 6

Echinacea 97

Daniel Berkner and Leo Sioris

Chapter 7

Feverfew 111

Richard L. Kingston

Chapter 8

Garlic 123

Leslie Helou and Ila M. Harris

Chapter 9

Ginger 151

Douglas D. Glover

Chapter 10

Saw Palmetto 165

Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 11

Panax ginseng 177

Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 12

Cranberry 195

Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 13

Hawthorn 203

Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 14

Evening Primrose 211

Margaret B. Artz

Chapter 15

Citrus aurantium 233

Anders Westanmo

CHApTER 16

Vitex agnus-castus 245

Margaret B. Artz

CHApTER 17

Bilberry 259

Timothy S. Tracy

Index 269

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