Lead in Ayurvedic medicines.
"Rasa shastra" medicines--which are made by combining herbs and metals--were more likely to be contaminated than non-rasa-shastra medicines.
What to do: If you use Ayurvedic medicine, go to nutritionaction.org/ayurveda for the list of medicines with high levels of toxic metals.
J. Am. Med. Assoc. 300: 915, 2008.
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