Fundamentals of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy E-Book by Michael Heinrich,Joanne Barnes,Simon Gibbons,Elizabeth M.

By Michael Heinrich,Joanne Barnes,Simon Gibbons,Elizabeth M. Williamson

A new vintage’ in a brand new edition!

  • Fully revised and up-to-date throughout
  • New sections on antimicrobials

From magazine experiences of the former edition:

‘Drawing on their wealth of expertise and information during this box, the authors, who're definitely the most effective minds in pharmacognosy this present day, offer priceless and interesting insights into the heritage, botany, chemistry, phytotherapy and value of medicinal vegetation in a few of present day well-being care platforms. it is a landmark textbook, which rigorously brings jointly appropriate info from a variety of assets and offers in an authoritative and exhaustive demeanour, leading edge info that's correct to pharmacists, pharmacognocists, complementary practitioners, medical professionals and nurses alike.’ The Pharmaceutical Journal

‘This is the 1st e-book that i've got encountered which mixes the compounds and vegetation present in general pharmacognosy textbooks, i.e. these utilized in orthodox Western drugs, with the 'new phytopharmaceuticals' that have turn into tested in Western tradition over the past twenty years. The clinical institution during this surroundings is eventually catching up with the practices of the final inhabitants and so this e-book is a superb selection when you desire to examine which of the numerous crops on hand have a few medical credence. I can be including this booklet to the basic examining record for all the undergraduate scholars on our pharmacy measure path and might inspire all these concerned about instructing pharmacy scholars to do the same." P.J. Houghton, division of Pharmacy, King's university London, magazine of Ethnopharmacology

‘Educated pharmacists without doubt equate Pharmacognosy with hours spent hunched over a microscope picking out vegetable medicines. Many most likely ponder it as an issue with little value in a latest pharmacy curriculum. How unsuitable they're! ... This publication is designed to provide an outline at an easy-to-understand point of a large topic area... for college students of technological know-how and of the healthcare professions it's a worthy textual content and the authors are to be counseled for his or her work.’ Irish Pharmacy Journal

From purchaser reviews:

‘A new vintage. this is often a very good book either for technological know-how scholars and the non clinical who've an curiosity in phytotherapy. The format is logical and obviously set out. i admire the chemical structural diagrams, and the reasons of even complicated sequences are effortless to appreciate with little or no jargon. it really is encouraging to work out pharmacognosy being given a renowned position in a latest textbook, and fascinating to work out either hand drawings and chemical constructions at the related page!’

‘I can suggest this to an individual who's attracted to the technological know-how in the back of natural items and drugs; specifically while you're drawn to vegetation. it really is very simple to keep on with and intensely concise! stable for pharmacy students.’

‘This is an final textbook during this topic and a boon for college students of M Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy) in addition to undergraduates scholars of Pharmacy. in addition to them, it truly is appropriate for each path comprising a research of vegetation and their medicinal use.’

‘Excellent reference booklet. As an editor, I immediately came upon the solutions to numerous questions I had concerning botanical descriptions. And it even responded questions that I hadn't gotten round to asking. hugely recommended!’

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