St John's Wort outperforms Paxil for moderate-severe depression
For those interested, a well conducted clinical trial has just been released showing St John's Wort to be effacious for the treatment of moderate to severe depression. Excellent tolerability and minor side effects from the herb will also no doubt be welcome by depression sufferers. It is also interesting to note more acute responses in dperession alleviation in patients when effacious dosages are used.
Previous trials have been conducted to lesser standards which resulted in mixed results. Exiting news!
The full extract is available at the base of the linked webpage for readers wishing to peruse the methodolgy and design protocols, results etc in full.
Here is a link that might be useful: BMJ - St John's Wort v Paxil