The new 2011 European Union Legislation restricting the sale of herbal medicines will make it difficult for you to buy many medicinal herbs over-the-counter or online. Get Herbal provides a simple way for you to get a health check and get high quality herbal medicines, vitamins and minerals.
The new EU rules affect many popular herbal remedies including:
- Buy Astragalus
- Buy Black Cohosh (Actaea Racemosa / Cimicifuga Racemosa)
- Buy Devil's Claw (Harpagophytum procumbens / Grapple Plant)
- Buy Echinacea
- Buy Ginseng
- Buy Gentian
- Buy Gotu Kola
- Buy Goldenseal
- Buy Ginkgo
- Buy Hawthorn
- Buy Licorice
- Buy Milk Thistle
- Buy Passion Flower
- Buy Rhodiola rosea (Golden Root / Roseroot / Aaron's Rod)
- Buy St John's Wort
- Buy Saw Palmetto
- Buy Slippery Elm
- Buy Valerian
- Buy Vitex Agnus Castus (Chasteberry)
Get a Herbal Safety Check!
As of May 2011, herbal medicines that are registered under the Traditional Herbal Medicines Registration Scheme will still be available from shops. However, many other single herbs and herbal formulas will only be available from dispensing herbalists.
Get Herbal is run by Sally Horrobin, a Naturopathic Doctor (ND) with extensive training in herbal medicine from Minehead in Somerset, UK.
Dr Sally offers 15 minute Herbal Safety Checks, over the phone, for £15. She will review your health concerns and current medications and make sure you have the right herbs, at correct and healthy dosages prescribed for you.
Sally can supply top quality herbal remedies (capsules, tinctures and teas) at great prices. A typical herbal remedy averages between £6 and £15.
Our sister site Get Natural is an online store offering high quality vitamins, minerals and herbs online. Visit the Get Natural online store for all your natural medicine needs!
If you're looking for alternative options for health problems, then book a full consultation with Dr Sally!
Consultations are available over the phone or in person.
Naturopathic Medicine is a system of medicine that blends the latest advancements in science with principles taught centuries ago.