Complementary and alternative medicines: herbal remedies

This information is for anyone who would like to try complementary medicines for a mental health problem.

It covers brain function and dementia, anxiety and sleep problems, depression and bipolar disorder, psychotic states and more.

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This webpage provides information, not advice. You should read our full disclaimer before reading further.

This information reflects the best available evidence at the time of writing. We aim to review our mental health information every three years and update critical changes more regularly.

This information reflects the best available evidence at the time of writing. We aim to review our mental health information every three years, and update critical changes more regularly.

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