Herbal Products: Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology / Edition 2

Herbal Products: Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology / Edition 2

by Timothy S. Tracy
     
 

Herbal Products: Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology, Second Editionbuilds on the informative foundation laid by its predecessor. Thisfully revised and expanded second edition boasts more than 200 newreferences that document efficacy studies and adverse effects and fournew chapters devoted to dietary products. Practitioners andresearchers will find that this… See more details below

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Herbal Products: Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology, Second Editionbuilds on the informative foundation laid by its predecessor. Thisfully revised and expanded second edition boasts more than 200 newreferences that document efficacy studies and adverse effects and fournew chapters devoted to dietary products. Practitioners andresearchers will find that this volume is a comprehensive resource forobjective clinical information about the potential uses, efficacy, andsafety of herbal medicines. The authors recognize that the majority ofavailable information on dietary supplements is typically provided bydistributors and designed to sell a product rather than objectivelyinform consumers; therefore, the emphasis throughout is on informationnot readily available from any other source. Similar to the firstedition, this volume is based on original studies published inpeer-reviewed journals, as well as meta-analyses, systematic reviews,and other high-quality assessments by recognized experts.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588293138
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
05/08/2007
Series:
Forensic Science and Medicine Series
Edition description:
2nd ed. 2007
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
0.75(w) x 6.14(h) x 9.21(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Ma Huang Steven B. Karch

Chapter 2: Kava Douglas D. Glover

Chapter 3: Ginkgo biloba Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 4: Valerian Brian J. Isetts

Chapter 5: St. John's Wort Dean Filandrinos

Chapter 6: Echinacea Daniel Berkner and Leo Sioris

Chapter 7: Feverfew Rick Kingston

Chapter 8: Garlic Leslie Helou and Ila M. Harris

Chapter 9: Ginger Douglas D, Glover

Chapter 10: Saw Palmetto Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 11: Panax Ginseng Timothy S, Tracy

Chapter 12: Cranberry Timothy S Tracy

Chapter 13: Hawthorn Timothy S. Tracy

Chapter 14: Evening Primrose Margaret Artz

Chapter 15: Citrus aurantium Anders Westanmo

Chapter 16: Vitex agnus-castus Margaret Artz

Chapter 17: Billberry Timothy S. Tracy

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