Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines

Written By Nanthi Bolan
Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 March 2020
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
  • Pages : 310 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines written by Nanthi Bolan which was release on 15 March 2020, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines provides a broad overview of contaminants in various types of complementary medicines for researchers from chemistry, pharmacology and environmental health backgrounds. By bringing together experts in multiple sub-disciplines including medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and environmental contamination, the editors have amalgamated a single central resource for an introduction to the discipline as a whole. The chapters include organic, inorganic and microbial contaminants in herbal, ayurvedic, traditional and many other forms of complementary medicines covering their sources, characterization, toxicity and health risk assessment. The book also includes a chapter on the analytical methods used for characterization of contaminants. Every chapter incorporates comprehensive reviews covering the above topics with recent references, to introduce researchers to this field of interest and provide them with information that can easily be built upon. Provides fundamental understanding of the sources, distribution, and toxicity of contaminants in complementary medicines, and includes clinical case studies of the toxicity of contaminants in complementary medicines in many countries Covers the existing literature on the interactions of contaminants in complementary medicines with human health Provides state-of-science information on contaminants reaching the human food chain through complementary medicines Includes up-to-date information on quality control and standards of complementary medicines

Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines

Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines
  • Author : Nanthi Bolan,Chun Guang Li,Yong Sik Ok
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-03-15
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines provides a broad overview of contaminants in various types of complementary medicines for researchers from chemistry, pharmacology and environmental health backgrounds. By bringing together experts in multiple sub-disciplines including medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and environmental contamination, the editors have amalgamated a single central resource ...

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  • Author : Finn Sandberg,Desmond Corrigan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2001-10-04
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : The past two decades have witnessed a phenomenal explosion of interest in the potential uses of plant medicines in healthcare and this has evoked the rebirth of pharmacognosy. This volume is unique in that it is the first, in English, to employ the Anatomical, Therapeutic and Chemical (ATC) classification system, ...

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  • Author : Jacqueline Young
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2007-06-29
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : A comprehensive guide to what’s what and what works in complementary medicine, this expert guide cuts through the jargon and gives you the facts about the alternatives. Whether you are interested in maintaining your general well-being or relieving the symptoms of a specific complaint, this book outlines all of ...

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  • Author : Barrie R. Cassileth
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : With recent clinical advances, millions of people survive many years after a cancer diagnosis. And while their physicians deliver conventional, evidence-based therapies to treat the cancer, sometimes the cancer patient and his or her symptoms are not treated with equal skill. To manage their physical and emotional symptoms and promote ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-03-28
  • Total pages : 499
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : The global popularity of herbal supplements and the promise they hold in treating various disease states has caused an unprecedented interest in understanding the molecular basis of the biological activity of traditional remedies. Herbal Medicine: Biomolecular and Clinical Aspects focuses on presenting current scientific evidence of biomolecular effects of selected ...

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  • Author : Barrie R Cassileth
  • Publisher : World Scientific
  • Release Date : 2011-07-18
  • Total pages : 380
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : With recent clinical advances, millions of people survive many years after a cancer diagnosis. And while their physicians deliver conventional, evidence-based therapies to treat the cancer, sometimes the cancer patient and his or her symptoms are not treated with equal skill.To manage their physical and emotional symptoms and promote ...

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  • Author : James H. Lake,David Spiegel
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 2007-04-02
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : The widespread use of nonconventional treatments, or complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), and the increasing evidence supporting their therapeutic benefits call for a concerted scientific effort to integrate treatments that work into mainstream medicines. Answering that call is the groundbreaking Complementary and Alternative Treatments in Mental Health Care, a concise, ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2009-03-03
  • Total pages : 928
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : Integrating complementary treatment options with traditional veterinary practice is a growing trend in veterinary medicine. Veterinarians and clients alike have an interest in expanding treatment options to include alternative approaches such as Western and Chinese Herbal Medicine, Acupuncture, Nano-Pharmacology, Homotoxicology, and Therapeutic Nutrition along with conventional medicine. Integrating Complementary Medicine ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 363
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Summary : Over the years a number of excellent books have classified and detailed drug drug interactions into their respective categories, e.g. interactions at plasma protein binding sites; those altering intestinal absorption or bioavailability; those involving hepatic metabolising enzymes; those involving competition or antagonism for receptor sites, and drug interactions modifying ...

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  • Author : John Timbrell
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2005-06-23
  • Total pages : 368
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Summary : Every day we are surrounded by chemicals that are potentially harmful. Some of these we take intentionally in the form of drugs; some we take unknowingly through the food we eat, and the environment around us. John Timbrell explores what makes particular chemicals harmful, what their effects are, and how ...

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  • Author : Yaser Mohammed Al-Worafi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-03
  • Total pages : 686
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : Drug Safety in Developing Countries: Achievements and Challenges provides comprehensive information on drug safety issues in developing countries. Drug safety practice in developing countries varies substantially from country to country. This can lead to a rise in adverse reactions and a lack of reporting can exasperate the situation and lead ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Mahendra Rai,Kateryna Kon
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-24
  • Total pages : 296
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : Fighting Multidrug Resistance with Herbal Extracts, Essential Oils and their Components offers scientists a single source aimed at fighting specific multidrug-resistant (MDR) microorganisms such as bacteria, protozoans, viruses and fungi using natural products. This essential reference discusses herbal extracts and essential oils used or under investigation to treat MDR infections, ...

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  • Author : Jennifer Barraclough
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2007-09-06
  • Total pages : 281
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Summary : A practical, evidence-based guide to complementary cancer therapies with an emphasis on enhancing practice; that is, using the therapies alongside conventional medicine, rather than as alternatives to it....

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  • Author : James Ritter,Lionel Lewis,Timothy Mant,Albert Ferro
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2008-04-25
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 9780128160381
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Summary : If you understand how drugs work (pharmacodynamics), how they are handled by the body (pharmacokinetics), how they interact with each other, and how drug treatments are assessed, then you will become a better prescriber. A Textbook of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics gives you that understanding.Fully revised throughout and extensively ...