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The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines

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The first scientific quick-reference book shares—in clear, everyday language—the most up-to-the-minute, reliable, and accessible information available on more than three hundred herbal medicines.

"Each year, more than sixty million Americans use herbal remedies and other types of alternative medical care. In fact, more people seek help from alternative health-care providers than from conventional health-care practitioners..." —Dr. Simeon Margolis

The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines is the first scientific quick-reference book compiled by two trained, experienced clinical pharmacists. In clear, everyday language, they share the most up-to-the-minute, reliable, and accessible information available on more than three hundred herbal medicines. You'll find:

* a complete, dependable overview of herbal medicines

* what the scientific research shows

* a glossary of medical terms

* what happens when herbs interact with drugs

* references to key scientific studies

* and much, much more.

No other guide gives you such a complete directory of herbal medicines, or such detailed, practical advice about each one. To expand your knowledge and interest in herbal medicines, you should have The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines

Synopsis:

Meticulously researched by pharmacists, physicians, and nurses, and painstakingly written by two prominent pharmacists, this book relates, in everyday language, current and reliable information on more than 300 herbal medicines, including scientific studies and herb interactions with drugs. Glossary of medical terms.

Synopsis:

THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERBAL MEDICINES is the first scientific quick-reference book compiled by two trained, experienced clinical pharmacists. In clear, everyday language, they share the most up-to-the-minute, reliable, and accessible information available on more than three hundred herbal medicines. You'll find: <BR>-- a complete, dependable overview of herbal medicines<BR>-- what the scientific research shows<BR>-- a glossary of medical terms<BR>-- what happens when herbs interact with drugs<BR>-- references to key scientific studies<BR>-- and much, much more.<P>No other guide gives you such a complete directory of herbal medicines, or such detailed, practical advice about each one. To expand your knowledge and interest in herbal medicines, you should have THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERBAL MEDICINES.

Synopsis:

Each year, more than sixty million Americans use herbal remedies and other types of alternative medical care. In fact, more people seek help from alternative health-care providers than from conventional health-care practitioners....
— Dr. Simeon Margolis

The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines is the first scientific quick-reference book compiled by two trained, experienced clinical pharmacists. In clear, everyday language, they share the most up-to-the-minute, reliable, and accessible information available on more than three hundred herbal medicines. You'll find:

x a complete, dependable overview of herbal medicines

x what the scientific research shows

x a glossary of medical terms

x what happens when herbs interact with drugs

x references to key scientific studies

x and much, much more.

No other guide gives you such a complete directory of herbal medicines, or such detailed, practical advice about each one. To expand your knowledge and interest in herbal medicines, you should have The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines

About the Author

Charles W. Fetrow, Pharm.D., is coordinator of pharmacokinetics, outpatient anticoagulation, and drug evaluation services at St. Francis Medical Center in Pittsburgh. Dr. Fetrow teaches pharmacology topics at St. Francis and at Duquesne University.

Table of Contents

Contents

Contributors and consultants

Foreword

Preface

About this book

Understanding and using herbal medicines

Herbal medicines A to Z

Nonherbal alternative medicines A to Z

Glossary

Where to get more information

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743400701
Author:
Fetrow, Charles W.
Author:
Avila, Juan R.
Publisher:
Pocket Books
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Herbs
Subject:
Herbal Medications
Subject:
Materia medica, vegetable
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Herbal Medicine
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Mass market paperback
Publication Date:
20000901
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
720
Dimensions:
6.75 x 4.19 in 11.445 oz

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Product details 720 pages Pocket Books - English 9780743400701 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Meticulously researched by pharmacists, physicians, and nurses, and painstakingly written by two prominent pharmacists, this book relates, in everyday language, current and reliable information on more than 300 herbal medicines, including scientific studies and herb interactions with drugs. Glossary of medical terms.
"Synopsis" by , THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERBAL MEDICINES is the first scientific quick-reference book compiled by two trained, experienced clinical pharmacists. In clear, everyday language, they share the most up-to-the-minute, reliable, and accessible information available on more than three hundred herbal medicines. You'll find: <BR>-- a complete, dependable overview of herbal medicines<BR>-- what the scientific research shows<BR>-- a glossary of medical terms<BR>-- what happens when herbs interact with drugs<BR>-- references to key scientific studies<BR>-- and much, much more.<P>No other guide gives you such a complete directory of herbal medicines, or such detailed, practical advice about each one. To expand your knowledge and interest in herbal medicines, you should have THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO HERBAL MEDICINES.
"Synopsis" by ,

Each year, more than sixty million Americans use herbal remedies and other types of alternative medical care. In fact, more people seek help from alternative health-care providers than from conventional health-care practitioners....
— Dr. Simeon Margolis

The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines is the first scientific quick-reference book compiled by two trained, experienced clinical pharmacists. In clear, everyday language, they share the most up-to-the-minute, reliable, and accessible information available on more than three hundred herbal medicines. You'll find:

x a complete, dependable overview of herbal medicines

x what the scientific research shows

x a glossary of medical terms

x what happens when herbs interact with drugs

x references to key scientific studies

x and much, much more.

No other guide gives you such a complete directory of herbal medicines, or such detailed, practical advice about each one. To expand your knowledge and interest in herbal medicines, you should have The Complete Guide to Herbal Medicines

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