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Herbal Product Development

Formulation and Applications, 1st Edition

Edited by Anil K. Sharma, Raj K. Keservani, Surya Prakash Gautam

Apple Academic Press

349 pages | 14 Color Illus. | 16 B/W Illus.

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This new volume, Herbal Product Development: Formulation and Applications, addresses some of the challenges that hinder the path of successful natural products from laboratory to market. Highly skilled, experienced, and renowned scientists and researchers from around the globe offer up-to-date information that describes characteristics of herbs and herbal products, applications, evaluation techniques, and more. There is also a section dedicated to alternative medicinal strategies for the treatment and cure of diverse diseases. Also considered, of course, is the efficacy and safety of herbal products, which are of major concern.

This valuable volume will be an important addition to the library of those involved in herbal product development and testing, including researchers, scientists, academicians, industry professionals, and students in this area.

Table of Contents

1. Medicinal Plants in Natural Health Care as Phytopharmaceuticals

Charu Gupta and Dhan Prakash

2. Herbal Food Product Development and Characteristics

Amrita Poonia

3. Herbal Supplements and Health

Himangini Bansal and Sakshi Bajaj

4. Herbal Therapies

H. Shahrul et al.

5. Herbs in Cancer Therapy

Annum Malik et al.

6. Herbs in Cancer Therapy: A Preamble

Andrew G. Mtewa et al.

7. Medicinal Mushrooms

Oyedepo, A. Temitope, and E. Morakinyo, Adetoun

8. Herbal Product Development and Characteristics

Mirian Pateiro et al.

9. Brief Overview of Development and Characterization of Herbal Products

Andrew G. Mtewa et al.

10. Aromatic Medicine

Sakshi Bajaj and Himangini Bansal

11. Understanding Classical Naturopathy: The Hippocratic Way of Healing

Srijan Goswami and Ushmita Gupta Bakshi

12. Naturopathy

Bhushan R. Rane, Sandip A. Tadavi, and Raj K. Keservani

About the Editors

Anil K. Sharma, PhD, MPharm, is an Assistant Professor (Pharmaceutics) at the School of Medical and Allied Sciences, GD Goenka University, Gurugram, India.

Raj K. Keservani, MPharm, is a Faculty of B. Pharmacy, CSM Group of Institutions, Allahabad, India.

Surya Prakash Gautam, PhD, MPharm, is Professor and Head at CT Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Jalandhar, India.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries / Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications
MEDICAL / Alternative Medicine
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / General