Capstone Papers-Discuss the various therapeutic uses for the herbal agent.

Capstone Papers-Discuss the various therapeutic uses for the herbal agent.

Discuss in the first column the various therapeutic uses for the herbal agent.

Write in the second column a summary of some available scientific studies that provide evidence for efficacy in any of the therapeutic uses listed in the first column. If there are no good scientific studies, note the absence of good studies.

List in the last column any potential side effects or possible adverse reactions that could occur with the use of the herbal agent.

Name of herb Therapeutic use Scientific studies Cautions and warnings or side effects
Glucosamine

Echinacea

Garlic

Ginger

Ginkgo biloba