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Author Sandberg, Finn.

Title Natural remedies : their origins and uses / Finn Sandberg and Desmond Corrigan
Published [Place of publication not identified] : CRC Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (192 pages)
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- Botanical pharmcognosy -- The quality control of herbal medicinal products -- Plants as phytochemical laboratories -- Plants in complementary medicine -- Therapeutic pharmacognosy (phytotherapy). Alimentary tract and metabolism -- Blood and bloodforming organs -- Cardiovascular system -- Dermatologicals -- Genito urinary system and sex hormones -- Systematic hormonal preparations, excluding sex hormones -- Antineoplastic and immunomodulating agents -- Musculo-skeletal system -- Nervous system -- Antiparasitic products -- Respiratory system -- Sensory organs -- Chemoprevention using phytochemicals -- Toxicological pharmacognosy -- Glossary. Botanical and chemical terms -- Medical terms -- Index
Subject Plants, Medicinal
Phytotherapy -- methods
Plant Preparations -- classification
Herbs -- Therapeutic use
Materia medica, Vegetable
Medicinal plants
Herbs -- Therapeutic use.
Materia medica, Vegetable.
Medicinal plants.
Form Electronic book
Author Corrigan, Desmond.
ISBN 1420024698