This information is based on a systematic review of scientific literature, and was peer-reviewed and edited by contributors to the Natural Standard Research Collaboration (www.naturalstandard.com): Ethan Basch, MD (Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center); Carla Folkson, MD (University of Alabama); Nicole Giese, M.S. (Boston University); Jill M. Grimes Serrano, PhD (Natural Standard Research Collaboration); Andy Joseph, PharmD (Massachusetts College of Pharmacy); Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, CDN, RH (Bastyr University); Ed Mills DPH, MSc (Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine); Christine Park, PharmD (Northeastern University); Catherine Ulbricht, PharmD (Massachusetts General Hospital); Wendy Weissner, BA (Natural Standard Research Collaboration).
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Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.