Herbs and Natural Supplements (Spanish Edition)

"Herbs and Natural Supplements: An Evidence Based Guide" is the first Australian book of its kind, presenting evidence-based information on the 100 most popular herbs, nutrients and food supplements used across Australia. Comprehensive in coverage, it offers reliable data in a consistent format. Organised by monographs, each herb or nutrient listed includes information such as daily intake, main actions/indications, adverse reactions, contraindications and precautions, safety in pregnancy, and more. The text also includes a comprehensive chapter on drug herb interactions, exploring the fundamental principles involved and a unique system outlining how to use this information in practice. Additionally, there is a chapter on complementary medicine and perioperative care, which is unique. Designed as a concise user-friendly guide, this book will serve as an authoritative and reliable desk reference for students and practitioners of traditional and complementary medicine alike.

Amazon Sales Rank: #7804409 in Books Published on: 2005-03-15 Original language: English Binding: Paperback 567 pages

Most helpful customer reviews 0 of 0 people found the following review helpful. most comprehensive book around By Jerry Brown An essential book for all medical physicians, pharmacists, naturopaths and herbalists. It has comprehensive information about 100 of the most popular herbal and nutritional supplements and provides the latest evidence in a balanced way and a readable format. The ready reference drug-interaction section is the most extensive around and also has beneficial interactions in it. A real winner !! PS its in ENGLISH See all 1 customer reviews...