Fundamentals of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy


Pharmacognosy (the science of biogenic or nature-derived pharmaceuticals and poisons) has been an established basic pharmaceutical science taught in institutions of pharmacy education for over two centuries. Over the past 20 years though it has become increasingly important given the explosion of new drugs, phytomedicines (plant medicines), nutraceuticals and dietary supplements - all of which need to be fully understood, tested and regulated. From a review of the previous edition: 'Drawing on their wealth of ...

Fundamentals of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy 2012, Churchill Livingstone, Edinburgh, Scotland

ISBN-13: 9780702033889

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