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 Edition
builds on the informative foundation laid by its predecessor. This
fully revised and expanded second edition boasts more than 200 new
references that document efficacy studies and adverse effects and four
new chapters devoted to dietary products. Practitioners and
researchers

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Overview

Herbal Products: Toxicology and Clinical Pharmacology, Second Edition
builds on the informative foundation laid by its predecessor. This
fully revised and expanded second edition boasts more than 200 new
references that document efficacy studies and adverse effects and four
new chapters devoted to dietary products. Practitioners and
researchers will find that this volume is a comprehensive resource for
objective clinical information about the potential uses, efficacy, and
safety of herbal medicines. The authors recognize that the majority of
available information on dietary supplements is typically provided by
distributors and designed to sell a product rather than objectively
inform consumers; therefore, the emphasis throughout is on information
not readily available from any other source. Similar to the first
edition, this volume is based on original studies published in
peer-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:
9781617374869
Publisher:
Springer-Verlag New York, LLC
Publication date:
11/19/2010
Series:
Forensic Science and Medicine Series
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 2nd ed. 2007
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(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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