Longwood Herbal Task Force http://www.longwoodherbal.org
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health https://nccih.nih.gov
Health Canada http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca
Public Health Agency of Canada http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca
Complementary Therapies for the Common Cold. Available at: EBSCO Patient Education Reference Center website. Available at:http://web.b.ebscohost.com/perc/detail?vid=6&sid=6206d5ff-abe6-478c-85dd-329c261ab9b2%40sessionmgr103&bdata=JnNpdGU9cGVyYy1saXZl#AN=2009805758&db=perc. Updated April 29, 2015. Accessed July 27, 2017.
Dietary supplements. US Food & Drug Administration website. Available at: https://www.fda.gov/Food/DietarySupplements/default.htm. Updated April 4, 2016. Accessed July 27, 2017.
Echinacea. EBSCO Natural and Alternative Treatments website. Available at: EBSCO Natural and Alternative Treatments website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/biomedical-libraries/natural-alternative-treatments. Updated December 15, 2015. Accessed July 27, 2017.
Echinacea. National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health website. Available at: https://nccih.nih.gov/health/echinacea. Accessed April 20, 2016.
Echinacea. The Herb Research Foundation website. Available at: http://www.herbs.org/greenpapers/echinacea.html. Accessed July 27, 2017.
History of echinacea. Vanderbilt University Psychology Department website. Available at: http://healthpsych.psy.vanderbilt.edu/HealthPsych/echinacea-history.htm. Accessed July 27, 2017.
Huntley AL, Thompson Coon J, Ernst E. The safety of herbal medicinal products derived from Echinacea species: a systematic review.
Drug Saf. 2005;28(5):387-400.
Karsch-Volk M, Barrett B, Kiefer D, Bauer R, Ardjomand-Woelkart K, Linde K. Echinacea for preventing and treating the common cold.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2014;(2):CD000530.
Kocaman O, Hulagu S, Senturk O. Echinacea-induced severe acute hepatitis with features of cholestatic autoimmune hepatitis.
Eur J Intern Med. 2008;19(2):148.
Logan JL, Ahmed J. Critical hypokalemic renal tubular acidosis due to Sjögren's syndrome: association with the purported immune stimulant echinacea. Clin Rheumatol. 2003;22(2):158-159.
Upper respiratory infection (URI) in adults and adolescents. DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T114537/Upper-respiratory-infection-URI-in-adults-and-adolescents. Updated April 10, 2017. Accessed July 27, 2017.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © 2012 EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.
It's time to stop guessing. If you want to make some changes but just aren't sure how, the free personal health survey from LiveWell is a great place to start.
Fight heart disease and prevent heart attacks. HeartSHAPE® is a painless, non-invasive test that checks pictures of your heart for early-stage coronary disease.
How many calories do you need to eat each day to maintain your weight and fuel your physical activity? Enter a few of your stats into this calculator to find out.
Using body mass index as a reference, this calculator determines your ideal body weight range. All you need to do is enter your height.
This tool considers your height and weight to assess your weight status.
Wellmont Nurse Connection is your resource for valuable health information any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Speak to a Nurse any time, day or night, at (423) 723-6877 or toll-free at 1-877-230-NURSE.
You clicked on a link that will cause you to leave myWellmont.
For security purposes you will be signed out.