Chinese traditional medicine
Trusted information about Chinese traditional medicine from leading Australian health organisations, including links to complementary medicines.
Trusted information about zinc from leading Australian health organisations, including links to information on complementary medicines for respiratory tract infections.
Practices such as homeopathy, naturopathy, yoga and acupuncture are sometimes used alongside conventional medicine in a belief they can complement treatments.
Links to trusted information about herbal medicine.
Trusted information about homeopathy, including the lack of current evidence for its effectiveness and safety, and questions to ask your doctor about homeopathy.
Trusted information about ayurvedic medicine from leading Australian health organisations, including links to content on alternative therapies and herbal medicine.
Trusted information about depression treatment from leading Australian health organisations.
Garcinia cambogia is a tropical plant used as a medicine to attempt weight loss, even though there is no evidence that it is useful for this purpose. Be careful when buying medicine online.
Medicines and alcohol
Alcohol can interact with some medicines, including those you can buy over the counter. Learn more about possible complications of medicines and alcohol.
Links to trusted information about herbal treatments.