Constituents of Medicinal Plan

Constituents of Medicinal Plan : An Introduction to the Chemistry and Therapeutics of Herbal Medicine

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During recent years herbal medicine has become an increasingly scientifically based system of healing. Due to demands from both the public and medical establishments, studies leading to the scientific explanation of plant therapeutic capabilities are allowing this practice to gain increasing credibility and acceptance within the medical community.This book provides an introduction to the complex area of plant constituents and the therapeutic activities associated with them.
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  • Paperback | 184 pages
  • 152 x 224 x 14mm | 340.19g
  • CABI Publishing
  • Wallingford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • 0851998070
  • 9780851998077
  • 77,975

Table of contents

1: Introduction to phytochemistry2: Phenols3: Polyphenols-tannins and flavonoids4: Glycosides5: Terpenes6: Triterpenoids and saponins7: Essential oils and resins8: Fixed oils and alkamides9: Polysaccharides10: Alkaloids
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