Myth: "don't use herbs for over 2 weeks straight".

Michael Moore, Jan 1996, afh

Newsgroup: alt.folklore.herbs
From: (Michael Moore)
Date: 06 Jan 1996 18:58:02 GMT
Subject: Re: can you build up a tolerance to echinacea? wrote:
> you shouldn't use any herb for more than two weeks straight without discontinuing usage for another couple weeks.

Sez who??? (that's lumping Rose Hips and Red Clover tea with Golden SeaL, Ma Huang and Yohimbe...and what about TONICS, whose effects are intended to build up impaired or deficient functions, and which may take weeks or even MONTHS to bring about re-ordered metabolism)

Michael Moore (
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