Women's Health Concern

Use only registered herbal medicines – UK regulator advises

09 December 2011

The Medicines and Healthcare Products regulatory agency (MHRA) has issued a press release warning consumers of the importance of using registered herbal medicines after discovering super-strength Black Cohosh on the market.

Further information about herbal medicines and the recently introduced Traditional Herbal Registration certification mark is available at www.mhra.gov.uk/Patientsandpublic/index.htm.

Download MHRA press release in full [PDF, 61KB]