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Herbal medicines / Joanne Barnes, Linda A. Anderson, J. David Phillipson.

Barnes, Joanne, 1966- (Author). Anderson, Linda A. (Added Author). Phillipson, J. D. (John David) (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780853696230
  • ISBN: 0853696233
  • Physical Description: x, 710 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Publisher: London ; Pharmaceutical Press, 2007.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface to the Third Edition -- About the authors -- How to use Herbal Medicines -- Introduction -- Chemical constituents of plants used as herbal medicines -- General references -- The monographs -- Agnus castus -- Agrimony -- Alfalfa -- Aloe vera -- Aloes -- Angelica -- Aniseed -- Apricot -- Arnica -- Artichoke -- Asafoetida -- Avens -- Bayberry -- Bilberry -- Bloodroot -- Blue flag -- Bogbean -- Boldo -- Boneset -- Borage -- Broom -- Buchu -- Burdock -- Burnet -- Butterbur -- Calamus -- Calendula -- Capsicum -- Cascara -- Cassia -- Cat's claw -- Celandine, Greater -- Celery -- Centaury -- Cereus -- Chamomile, German -- Chamomile, Roman -- Chaparral -- Cinnamon -- Clivers -- Clove -- Cohosh, Black -- Cohosh, Blue -- Cola -- Coltsfoot -- Comfrey -- Corn silk -- Couchgrass -- Cowslip -- Cranberry -- Damiana -- Dandelion -- Devil's claw -- Drosera -- Echinacea -- Elder -- Elecampane -- Ephedra -- Eucalyptus -- Euphorbia -- Evening primrose -- Eyebright --
False unicorn -- Fenugreek -- Feverfew -- Figwort -- Frangula -- Fucus -- Fumitory -- Garlic -- Gentian -- Ginger -- Ginkgo -- Ginseng, Eleutherococcus -- Ginseng, Panax -- Golden seal -- Gravel root -- Ground ivy -- Guaiacum -- Hawthorn -- Holy thistle -- Hops -- Horehound, Black -- Horehound, White -- Horse-chestnut -- Horseradish -- Hydrangea -- Hydrocotyle -- Ispaghula -- Jamaica dogwood -- Java tea -- Juniper -- Kava -- Lady's slipper -- Lemon verbena -- Liferoot -- Lime flower -- Liquorice -- Lobelia -- Marshmallow -- Maté -- Meadowsweet -- Melissa -- Milk thistle -- Mistletoe -- Motherwort -- Myrrh -- Nettle -- Parsley -- Parsley piert -- Passionflower -- Pennyroyal -- Pilewort -- Plantain -- Pleurisy root -- Pokeroot -- Poplar -- Prickly ash, Northern -- Prickly ash, Southern -- Pulsatilla --
Quassia -- Queen's delight -- Raspberry -- Red clover -- Rhodiola -- Rhubarb -- Rosemary -- Sage -- Sarsaparilla -- Saw palmetto -- Scullcap -- Senna -- Shepherd's purse -- Skunk cabbage -- Slippery elm -- Squill -- St. John's wort -- Stone root -- Tansy -- Thyme -- Uva-ursi -- Valerian -- Vervain -- Wild carrot -- Wild lettuce -- Willow -- Witch hazel -- Yarrow -- Yellow dock -- Yucca -- Appendices -- 1. Potential drug-herb interactions -- 2. Pharmacological activities and constituents of herbal ingredients -- 3. Council of Europe - Categories for natural sources of flavourings -- 4. Preparations directory -- 5. Suppliers directory -- Index.
Subject: Phytotherapy.
Plants, Medicinal.
Herbs > Therapeutic use > Encyclopedias.
Pharmacognosy > Encyclopedias.
Phytothérapie > Guides, manuels, etc.
Plantes médicinales > Guides, manuels, etc.

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