Affiliation: University of California
- Omega-3 fatty acids and ginger in maternal health: pharmacology, efficacy, and safetyCathi Dennehy
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 56:584-90. 2011....
- The use of herbs by california midwivesCathi Dennehy
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF, 521 Parnassus Ave, Suite C 152, Box 0622, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 39:684-93. 2010....
- A review of select vitamins and minerals used by postmenopausal womenCathi Dennehy
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, UCSF School of Pharmacy, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Maturitas 66:370-80. 2010..The purpose of this review is to summarize the effectiveness of select vitamins, minerals and trace elements in postmenopausal women for their effects on bone health, cardiovascular health, breast cancer, cognition and vasomotor symptoms...
- The use of herbs and dietary supplements in gynecology: an evidence-based reviewCathi E Dennehy
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, 521 Parnassus Avenue, Suite C 152, Box 0622, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
J Midwifery Womens Health 51:402-9. 2006..Midwives may want to consider these alternatives in addition to more traditional treatment options when meeting with patients...
- Evaluation of herbal dietary supplements marketed on the internet for recreational useCathi E Dennehy
School of Pharmacy, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0622, USA
Ann Pharmacother 39:1634-9. 2005..The Internet is a popular tool for marketing and purchasing herbal dietary supplements (DS). Various Web sites sell these products purely for recreational use...
- Milk thistle for the treatment of liver disease: a systematic review and meta-analysisBradly P Jacobs
Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
Am J Med 113:506-15. 2002..We performed a systematic review of the literature to determine the efficacy and safety of this herb for the treatment of liver disease...
- Analysis of ephedra-free labeled dietary supplements sold in the San Francisco Bay area in 2003Jennifer W Tam
University of California, San Francisco UCSF Medicl Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Herb Pharmacother 6:1-19. 2006..To sample dietary supplements (DS) labeled as ephedra-free to evaluate whether products met their labeling claim...
- Dietary supplement-related adverse events reported to the California Poison Control SystemCathi E Dennehy
School of Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco (UCSF, 94143, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 62:1476-82. 2005..4%). The most frequently reported AE symptoms were increased heart rate (45%), agitation (30%), vomiting (30%), and nausea (15%). CONCLUSION: A majority of DS-related AEs reported by consumers to CPCS involved ephedra-containing products...
- Botanicals and dietary supplements in diabetic peripheral neuropathyKathleen M Halat
California College of Podiatric Medicine, San Francisco, Calif, USA
J Am Board Fam Pract 16:47-57. 2003..Patients using these products need to be informed of potential drug interactions and side effects...
- Dietary supplement use among menopausal women attending a San Francisco health conferenceIvy W Kam
Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Menopause 9:72-8. 2002..This study examined the usage patterns of dietary supplements during menopause, providing information about type, prevalence, and rationale for use...