Medicinal Plants and Glossary of Selected Terms

By: B.S. Desai, F.M. Parabia, M.H. Parabia & Y.T. Jasrai (Authors)

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This book covers medical properties of over 200 selected and important medicinal plants that are vital in day-to-day medicaments. It also deals with the section on some of the user-known medicinal plants. A note is given for routine herbal preparations. The glossary of pharmacological and ayurvedic terms have been prepared to facilitate the readers about precise meanings and concepts. The book also deals with all the basics of ayurveda like measurements, types of quaths, ointments, liniments, decoctions, ingredients of some well-known ayurvedic formulations available in the market. The ideal map as per schedule T-FDCA for pharmaceutical industries is also prepared. The appendices covers major R & D sectors involved in phytopharmaceutical research, major suppliers of extracts and phytochemicals in India. Coloured photographs are also added to facilitate identification of some common plants. Last and not the least a detailed bibliography of a total of around 100 references pertaining to books, scientific reports, compendium dictionaries manuals etc. have been prepared to facilitate book lovers who are in sort of really genuine books on medicinal and herbal. In all this book will prove to be very useful for the students and all persons related to the subject. CONTENTS: Foreword; Prologue; Introduction; 1. Weights and Measures in Ayurveda 2. Plant Groups and Ingredients 3. Herbal Drug Preparations 4. Constitution of Selected Ayurvedic Formulations 5. Material Preparations 6. Lesser Known Medicinal Plants 7. Ailments Vis-a-Vis Diet 8. Medicinal Plants and Their Properties 9. Glossary of Medical and Pharmacological Terms 10. Glossary of Ayurvedic Terms 11. List of Plants as Per B and H`s System of Classification Printed Pages: 120.

Title: Medicinal Plants and Glossary of Selected Terms

Author Name: B.S. Desai, F.M. Parabia, M.H. Parabia & Y.T. Jasrai (Authors)

Categories: India, Medicines,

Publisher: Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2007

ISBN: 8180901459

ISBN 13: 9788180901454

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 110706

Keywords: Medicinal Plants and Glossary of Selected Terms B.S. Desai, F.M. Parabia, M.H. Parabia & Y.T. Jasrai (Authors)