This new volume provides exhaustive knowledge on a wide range of natural products and holistic concepts that have provided promising in the treatment of leishmaniasis. Including the major natural therapies as well as traditional formulations, over 300 medicinal plants and 150 isolated compounds that are reported to have beneficial results in the treatment of the disease are explored in this comprehensive work. This book also acts as an important resource on various anti-inflammatory plants used to treat various inflammatory conditions of the disease.
"This book fills an important niche and is usefully written in the broadest sense of the subject. The authors are immensely experienced and knowledgeable university teachers. Despite the explosion of online information available with the click of mouse, this is a handy and easy-to-read book that has been carefully conceived and crafted by experts becomes indispensable. I congratulate Dr. Bhatia and Dr. Divakar for bringing out this reference book on leishmaniasis, and I am sure the book will find respectable space in the bookshelves of academicians, busy practitioners, and students alike."
—From the Foreword by Professor T. V. Narayana, Secretary, Indian Pharmaceutical Congress Association; Vice President, Indian Pharmaceutical Association
Ayurveda and Leishmaniasis. Pharmacology of Leishmaniasis. Diagnosis and Strategies to Control Leishmaniasis. Immunomodulatory Agents for Leishmaniasis. Ayurvedic Treatments for Leishmaniasis.Phytotherapy for Leishmaniasis. Elements Supplementation in Leishmaniasis.Alternative Therapies for Leishmaniasis. Inflammation and Leishmaniasis. Modern Treatment for Leishmaniasis.