Discussion Substance effects
Answer the following discussion points in a 2 pages Word document:
Many patients ask for nonprescription medications to use for various health problems, such as insomnia, depression, pain, memory, or anxiety.
- Select one patient complaint (for example, insomnia) and explain the major herbs and non-prescriptive medications that have been recommended for treatment (for example, tilo tea; melatonin), and their effects in the selected problem.
- Locate at least one peer-reviewed research article designed to study the effects of one of these substances in the body.
- Describe the study and its results, and explain how this knowledge would influence your practice as Nurse Practitioner.