3. Underpinning Knowledge - Legislation and Professional Issues

3.7.7Homeopathic and herbal remedies

DIFFERENCES BETWEEN HOMEOPATHIC AND HERBAL PRODUCTS

The public can confuse homeopathic with herbal products as homeopathic products are often derived from herbs and are called by their botanical name, e.g. Aloe, and also because a single manufacturer may produce both homeopathic and herbal products. Pharmacists can help the public understand the difference between homeopathy and herbal products using information in our guide on Homeopathywww.rpharms.com