Toxicology of Herbal Products

Publication Year: 2017

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Pelkonen, O.; Duez, P.; Vuorela, P.M.; Vuorela, H.

ISBN: 978-3-31-943804-7

Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 97

Doody Core Title
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  • Score: 2.1 (Toxicology)
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This volume provides a comprehensive overview of the hazards inherent in herbal medicinal products, with systematic coverage of major toxicities.

Topics include composition and quality control, toxicokinetics, interactions, safety pharmacology, approaches to studying complex mixtures including metabolomics and systems network pharmacology, and long-term toxicity. The volume also discusses various organ toxicities with a special emphasis on basic mechanisms of actions and the multicomponent and multi-target nature of herbal products. It concludes with a look to future challenges and opportunities.

With contributions from noted experts, Toxicology of Herbal Products is a necessary resource for physicians, pharmacists, and toxicologists interested in complex plant-derived products.

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Platform: Ovid
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Pelkonen, O.; Duez, P.; Vuorela, P.M.; Vuorela, H.
ISBN: 978-3-31-943804-7
Specialty:
Toxicology
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 479
Illustrations: 53
Year: 2017
Doody's Star Rating®: Score: 97

Doody Core Title
Score:
  • 2.1 (Toxicology)

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