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Phytomedicines, Herbal Drugs, and Poisons

van Wyk, Ben-Erik

ISBN 10: 1842465155 / ISBN 13: 9781842465158
Published by Royal Botanic Gardens
New Condition: New Hardcover
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Title: Phytomedicines, Herbal Drugs, and Poisons

Publisher: Royal Botanic Gardens

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

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Plants have been used to treat disease throughout human history. Phytomedicines, Herbal Drugs, and Poisons offers a richly illustrated, scientific guide to medicinal and poisonous plants, including those used for their mind-altering effects. The book covers approximately 300 species, from Aloe vera and Ephedra sinica to Cannabis sativa and Coffea Arabica, detailing their botanical, geographical, pharmacological, and toxicological data as well as the chemical structures of the active compounds in each.

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Ben-Erik van Wyk is professor of botany at the University of Johannesburg and the author of several best-selling books on plants and plant use.

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