PDR for Herbal Medicines

PDR for Herbal Medicines

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Baker & Taylor
Provides information on scientific and common names, characteristics, active compounds, clinical effects, indications, usage, clinical research, precautions, interactions, and dosage for over seven hundred herbs.

Perseus Publishing
This definitive guide to current herbal remedies includes more than 700 monographs complete with scientific and common names, indications, and usage (including Commission E?approved usage). Featured are clinical studies results, when available, and usage in Chinese, Indian, and homeopathic medicine, when applicable. The guide also includes information on possible interactions with prescription drugs, and the management of those interactions and is fully indexed for easy use.

Book News
Updated throughout to reflect new research and herbal drug use, the 4th ed. of this reference contains entries on over 700 botanicals, new entries on nutritional supplements, and updated information on interaction risks. Each entry includes a full description of the herb, its actions and pharmacology, clinical trials, indications and usage, contraindications, precautions and adverse reactions, drug interactions, dosage, and literature. A section of color plates contains photos of each herb. The volume contains several indices; alphabetical, indications, homeopathic indications, Asian indications, and side effects. The third edition is cited in Resources for College Libraries. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Montvale, NJ : Medical Economics Co., c<2000- >
ISBN: 9781563636783
ISSN: 1099-9566
Branch Call Number: 615.321 PDR
Characteristics: v


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