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  • Current trends in herbal medicines.

    Author(s) : Atmakuri, L. R.Suneetha Dathi

    Author Affiliation : Department of Pharmaceutical Analysis, Shri Vishnu College of Pharmacy, Vishnupur, Bhimavaram, A.P., India.

    Author Email : dralrao@gmail.com

    Journal article : Journal of Pharmacy Research 2010 Vol.3 No.1 pp.109-113 ref.50

    Abstract : Herbal medicines make up an important component of the trend toward alternative medicine. Herbal medicine is becoming ever more popular in today's world as people seek out natural remedies. Herbal medicines have been used since the dawn of civilization to maintain health and to treat various diseases. To compete with the growing pharmaceutical market, there is an urgency to utilize and scientifically validate more medicinally useful herbal products. This article provides an overview of herbal medicines and aimed to explain the therapeutic efficacy of various herbal medicines, adverse drug reactions, drug interactions, standardizationstandardizationSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    and stability testing of herbal medicines, pharmacovigilance and regulatory status of herbal medicines.

    ISSN : 0974-6943

    URL : http://jpronline.info/.../910

    Record Number : 20103155509

    Publisher : Association of Pharmaceutical Innovators

    Location of publication : Madhya

    Country of publication : India

    Language of text : English

    Language of summary : English

    Indexing terms for this abstract:

    Organism descriptor(s) : plantsplantsSubject Category: Organism Names
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    Descriptor(s) : adverse effectsadverse effectsSubject Category: Properties
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    , herb-drug interactionsherb-drug interactionsSubject Category: Miscellaneous
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    , herbal drugsherbal drugsSubject Category: Commodities and Products
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    , medicinal plantsmedicinal plantsSubject Category: Commodities and Products
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    , medicinal propertiesmedicinal propertiesSubject Category: Properties
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    , pharmacologypharmacologySubject Category: Disciplines, Occupations and Industries
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    , standardizationstandardizationSubject Category: Techniques, Methodologies and Equipment
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    Identifier(s) : adverse reactions, drug plants, herbal medicines, medicinal herbs, officinal plants

    Broader term(s) : eukaryoteseukaryotesSubject Category: Organism Names
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