Reverse Pharmacology: Phytocannabinoids, Banned and Restricted Herbals, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Reverse Pharmacology

Phytocannabinoids, Banned and Restricted Herbals, 1st Edition

By Amritpal Singh Saroya

CRC Press

210 pages | 4 Color Illus. | 317 B/W Illus.

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Reverse Pharmacology: Phytocannabinoids, Banned and Restricted Herbals will serve as a tailormade reference guide for the manufacturers and practitioners of herbal drugs. Part A deals with Reverse Pharmacology & Nanophytomedicine and Part B with Phytocannabinoids and description of banned or restricted herbal drugs. Part B also includes chemical structures and unpublished material which are the salient features of this book. The work is an invaluable resource for professionals in the manufacturing of herbal and pharmaceutical products as well as those persons in regulatory affairs.

Table of Contents



Reverse Pharmacology and Phytomedicine

Reverse Pharmacology and Ayurvedic Medicine

Introduction to Nanophytomedicine






Nanoparticles of Other Bioactive Compounds

Nanoparticles of Herbal Extracts


Cannabis - Historical Aspects

Botany of Cannabis

Chemistry of Cannabis indica

General and Clinical Pharmacology of Cannabis sp

Herbal Cannabinomimetics

Cannabis Oil

Wild Cannabis- Leonotis leonurus R.Br.

Restricted and Banned Herbals

About the Author

Dr. Amritpal Singh took his undergraduate (B.A.M.S) and post graduate degree on Ayurveda Vachaspathi, MD (Ay), from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, and B.R.Ambedkar Bihar University, Muzaffarpur respectively. After taking a Certificate course in Phytochemical techniques from Madras University, took his MSc in Medicinal Plants from Nagaland Open University. He has authored more than 19 books published by several national and international publishers and presented more than 100 papers in several Indian and international seminars and conferences. His work on Herbal medicinal plants have been well recognized.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany