OTC Agents for Depression, Anxiety, and Insomnia
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 11, Number 7&8, July 2013
Topics: Natural Medications
Cara Hoepner, NP
psychiatric nurse practitioner and Clinical Specialist, San Francisco, CA
Ms. Hoepner has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
More than 38% of Americans use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) yearly, with 12.7% using so-called “natural products.” More than a third of people over age 50 report use of supplements, yet only about half have discussed this with their doctors.