Feature: HERBAL SUPPLEMENTS: Integrative health series PART 3Laws and guidelines governing the use of herbal supplementsCurry, Kim PhD, ARNP; Schaffer, Susan D. PhD, ARNP; Yoon, Saun-Joo PhD, RNAuthor Information Kim Curry is a clinical associate professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing, Gainesville, Fla. Susan D. Schaffer is a clinical associate professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing, Gainesville, Fla. Saun-Joo Yoon is an associate professor at the University of Florida College of Nursing, Gainesville, Fla. The authors have disclosed that they have no financial relationships related to this article. The Nurse Practitioner: December 16, 2016 - Volume 41 - Issue 12 - p 39-43 doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000508171.52605.c5 Buy Metrics Abstract In the last of a three-part series on herbal supplements, laws and guidelines impacting the use of herbal supplements are discussed. Distinct differences exist between regulations for herbal supplements and those products defined as drugs. Consideration of herbal therapy should be approached within a context of holistic treatment. Copyright © 2016 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.