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The Drug & Natural Medicine Advisor

The Complete Guide to Alternative & Conventional Medications

by Time-Life Books

  • 332 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Time-Life Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pharmacology,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Consumer Guides To Health Care,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Alternative Therapies,
  • Drug Guides,
  • Alternative medicine,
  • Drugs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages880
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8096980M
    ISBN 100783549385
    ISBN 109780783549385

      A new book investigates the history of unsafe and deceptive practices by some generic-drug manufacturers, and explains why U.S. regulators struggle to keep up with a global industry.   An estimated $ billion a year is spent by consumers on nonprescription herbal supplements, natural/organic foods, natural personal care products, functional foods and other complementary.

    provides accurate and independent information on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 4 May ), Cerner Multum™ (updated 4 May ), Wolters Kluwer™ . Ram Singh, Geetanjali, in Natural Products and Drug Discovery, Abstract. Medicinal plants have always played a pivotal role as sources for drug lead compounds. Early humans, driven by their instinct, taste, and experience, treated their illnesses by using plants; hence, the history of medicinal plants is as long as the history of humans.

    The Drug Development Process: 9 Steps From the Laboratory to Your Medicine Cabinet Curious how drugs are really developed? Here's a simple explanation of the nine-step process from start to finish. Marcia Angell The Truth about the Drug Companies Similar books. Books similar to The Truth about the Drug Companies: How They Deceive Us and What to Do about It by Marcia Angell. avg. rating Ratings. During her two decades at The New England Journal of Medicine, Dr. Marcia Angell had a front-row seat on the appalling spectacle.


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