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RPS talks to Channel 4's Supershoppers about herbal medicine

Pharmacist and RPS spokesperson Neal Patel appeared on Channel 4’s consumer programme Supershoppers to talk about the 'right dose' of herbal medicines.

“Supplements are regulated in the same way as foods, so they don’t have to have the same accurate dose as medicines” said Neal. “With a food supplement it's about taking a dose that's in a safe range, as you are not taking a dose to treat a particular condition.”

Watch the full interview here:

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