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Table 6 Frequency of use of herbal medicine information sources

From: Herbal medicine use behaviour in Australian adults who experience anxiety: a descriptive study

Information sources Frequency of use
  % (n)a
The Internet 53 (212)
Friend or family 43.8 (175)
Health food shop assistant 24.8 (99)
Herbal medicine practitioner 21.8 (87)
General practitioner 21.5 (86)
Magazines/newspapers 17.5 (70)
Pharmacist 17.3 (69)
Pharmacy assistant 13.8 (55)
Other health care provider 9.5 (38)
Other 9.5 (38)
Media advertising 5.5 (22)
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