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  • We'll move onto St. John's Wort, which is by the researchers considered effective for mild to moderate depression, but St. John's Wort can alter the effect of drugs.

    CNN Transcript Jan 1, 2002

  • A few commonly taken herbal supplements to avoid are: Ginko Biloba, Garlic, Ginseng, Ginger, Dong Quai, Ephedra, Feverfew, St. John's Wort and/or Omega 3 fatty acids.

    Neal M. Blitz, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S.: What Vitamins Should You Take Before Surgery?

  • St. John's Wort has also been shown to interfere with the effectiveness of birth control pills.

    CNN Transcript Sep 17, 2003

  • The authors went on to conclude that while it's not necessarily making an improvement, the danger might be that if people think that it actually does work for moderate or severe depression, they may actually take St. John's Wort instead of seeing their doctor, instead of taking anti-depressants, instead of seeking therapy that might work.

    CNN Transcript Apr 10, 2002

  • That's what the makers of St. John's Wort say it's most indicated for.

    CNN Transcript Apr 10, 2002

  • One of them, the herb, St. John's Wort, which many have been using for depression.

    CNN Transcript Apr 10, 2002

  • For children troubled with incontinence of urine at night, and who wet their beds, an infusion, or tea, of the St. John's Wort is an admirable preventive medicine, which will stop this untoward infirmity.

    Herbal Simples Approved for Modern Uses of Cure

  • Try some St. John's Wort or red wine-- maybe it'll help.

  • St. John's Wort is a perennial herb native to North America and Canada from

    Find Me A Cure

  • St. John's Wort, which induces liver enzymes, can reduce the concentrations of medicines in the blood.

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