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Compendia of World's Medicinal Flora

1st Edition

By Amritpal Singh

CRC Press

356 pages

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Alternative systems of medicine (Ayurveda, Siddha, Homoepathy, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Western Medcila Herbalism) utilizes medicinal plants for formulations. The present work is aimed at documentation of chemical composition, medicinal use and modern investigative work on medicinal plants. As the name of the title suggests, the work includ

Table of Contents

Part A: Introduction to Herbal Medicine; Herbal Pharmacy; PhytochemicalsPart B: Medicinal Algae (Sea weeds); Medicinal Fungi (Slime moulds, yeasts and mushrooms); Medicinal Lichens; Medicinal Bryophytes (Liverworts and mosses); Medicinal Pteridophytes (Ferns); Medicinal Gymnosperms; Medicinal Angiosperms

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General