Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines
  • Author : Nanthi Bolan
  • Release Date : 15 March 2020
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 310
  • ISBN 13 : 0128160381

Download or read book entitled Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines written by Nanthi Bolan and published by Elsevier online. This book was released on 15 March 2020 with total pages 310. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Remedy and Contaminant Components in Complementary Medicines provides a broad overview of contaminants in various types of complementary medicines for researchers from chemistry, pharmacology and environmental health backgrounds. By bringing together experts in multiple sub-disciplines including medicinal chemistry, pharmacology, and environmental contamination, the editors have amalgamated a single central resource for an introduction to the discipline as a whole. The chapters include organic, inorganic and microbial contaminants in herbal, ayurvedic, traditional and many other forms of complementary medicines covering their sources, characterization, toxicity and health risk assessment. The book also includes a chapter on the analytical methods used for characterization of contaminants. Every chapter incorporates comprehensive reviews covering the above topics with recent references, to introduce researchers to this field of interest and provide them with information that can easily be built upon. Provides fundamental understanding of the sources, distribution, and toxicity of contaminants in complementary medicines, and includes clinical case studies of the toxicity of contaminants in complementary medicines in many countries Covers the existing literature on the interactions of contaminants in complementary medicines with human health Provides state-of-science information on contaminants reaching the human food chain through complementary medicines Includes up-to-date information on quality control and standards of complementary medicines

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Publisher : CRC Press
Genre : Health & Fitness
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