Formerly Natural Standard and Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database.

Evidence-based information for complementary/alternative medicine


  • Complementary and alternative therapies
  • For each therapy covered, a research team systematically gathers scientific data and expert opinions
  • Validated rating scales are used to evaluate the quality of available evidence
  • Information is incorporated into comprehensive monographs that are designed to facilitate clinical decision making
  • All monographs undergo blinded editorial and peer review prior to inclusion
  • Databases include:
    • Food, Herbs & Supplements
    • Health & Wellness
    • Comparative Effectiveness
    • Medical Conditions
    • Genomics & Proteomics
    • Environmental Resources
    • Brand Names
    • Interactive Tools