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The review of natural products; the most complete source of natural product information, 7th ed.

9781574393460

The review of natural products; the most complete source of natural product information, 7th ed.

Wolters Kluwer Health

2012

1882 pages

$88.95

QD415

Written for healthcare professionals, this reference presents about 400 monographs on herbal, botanical, and natural products in alphabetical order, including nutraceuticals, with information on the scientific and common names; a clinical overview; the botany or source of the product; its history, chemistry, uses, pharmacology, and dosing; use during pregnancy or lactation; and interactions, adverse reactions, and toxicology. Also included are appendices on herbal diuretics, a mushroom poisoning decision chart, a list of mushroom societies, evidence-based drug interaction tables, a discussion of the use of natural products during pregnancy and lactation, and a listing of scientific and trade organizations. In addition to the general index, a therapeutic uses index is provided.

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