Answered By: APUS Librarians Last Updated: Oct 05, 2022 Views: 246
To access the suite of Natural Medicines Databases, enter the library through the link in your classroom. Select Natural Medicines from the A-Z Databases link under the main search box on the library's homepage.
Natural Medicines is a collection of biomedical databases and tools providing evidence-based information covering dietary supplements, natural medicines, and complementary alternative and integrative therapies.
- Sports Medicine database: Find information relevant to athletic performance
- Interaction Checker: Detect drug-supplement interactions before they happen.
- Pregnancy & Lactation Checker: Explore safety ratings related to use during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
- Nutrient Depletion Checker. See which nutrients are depleted by prescription or over-the-counter medications, and evaluate risks by their clinical significance.
- Effectiveness Ranking. Compare natural medicines from most to least effective for certain conditions.
- Commercial Products Database. Access a comprehensive dataset of natural products
- Printable Patient Handouts. Help educate patients with consumer-friendly handouts, available in English, Spanish, and French.
MedlinePlus: Drugs, Herbs and Supplements for consumer health information.
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