The History of Medications for Women: Materia Medica Woman

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An illustrated history of medications for women in all the great cultures and civilizations from ancient times to the end of the 20th century. It ranges from the origin of the Rx symbol and the earliest uses of ergometrine, lettuce and mummy medicine through the history of women's medications in Ancient Assyria and Egypt, in biblical times, in Greece, Rome and Byzantium, in Arab obstetrics and gynaecology, in the late Middle Ages, into the 16th through 20th centuries. In addition to main sections by origin and time line, ...

The History of Medications for Women: Materia Medica Woman 2001, Informa Medical, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781850700029

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