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kava-kava

kava-kava is a topic covered in the Davis's Drug Guide.

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General

Complementary/Alternative Medicine: This monograph describes a natural or herbal product that is not subject to FDA guidelines for medicines. Patients and clinicians are advised to read package labels carefully to ensure safe and efficacious use.

((Piper Methysticum))

Pronunciation:
ka-va ka-va


Trade Name(s)

  • Ava pepper
  • intoxicating pepper
  • kao
  • kew
  • tonga
  • wurzelstock
  • yagona

Ther. Class.
antianxiety agents
sedative/hypnotics

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Citation

Quiring, Courtney, et al. "Kava-kava." Davis's Drug Guide, 16th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2019. Emergency Central, emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/51425/all/kava_kava.
Quiring C, Sanoski CA, Vallerand AH. Kava-kava. Davis's Drug Guide. 16th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/51425/all/kava_kava. Accessed August 19, 2019.
Quiring, C., Sanoski, C. A., & Vallerand, A. H. (2019). Kava-kava. In Davis's Drug Guide. Available from https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/51425/all/kava_kava
Quiring C, Sanoski CA, Vallerand AH. Kava-kava [Internet]. In: Davis's Drug Guide. F.A. Davis Company; 2019. [cited 2019 August 19]. Available from: https://emergency.unboundmedicine.com/emergency/view/Davis-Drug-Guide/51425/all/kava_kava.
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