Your independent, respected source for information about medications and natural therapies.

Medication side effects are the #4 leading cause of death in the U.S. annually (JAMA 1998). Yet, few people receive adequate information when medication is prescribed. This website is dedicated to providing information to help you and your doctor make informed, intelligent choices about medications and natural alternatives to maximize the benefits and minimize the risks of treatment. Note: This website is free of drug company or government influence. Jay S. Cohen M.D.

Dr. Jay S. Cohen, M.D.

Telephone Consultations

Dr. Cohen provides consultations to English-speaking people living across the United States and in foreign countries. You can discuss your particular concerns on a variety of topics:

Dr. Cohen is often consulted regarding the safe use of:

People often seek Dr. Cohen’s input because they are having side effects from:

People also consult Dr. Cohen for his knowledge of:

If you are interested in a telephone consultation with Dr. Cohen, please contact the office for scheduling (858-345-1760). Dr. Cohen can usually speak with you within a day or two of your call. If you live outside of California, please note that telephone consultations are meant to provide information that you can use yourself or take to your doctor for making decisions about your treatment. People who have consulted with Dr. Cohen should not make any changes in drugs, doses, or any other aspects of their medical treatment until they have discussed Dr. Cohen’s information with their own doctors.