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By Hwee-ling Koh, Chay-hoon Tan, Tung-kian Chua

This booklet provides up to date info on a complete of seventy five local and non-native medicinal crops turning out to be in Singapore. complete and important info from the broadcast literature -- together with plant descriptions and origins, conventional medicinal makes use of, phytoconstituents, pharmacological actions, adversarial reactions, toxicities, and suggested drug herb interactions -- is gifted in an easy-to-read demeanour for simple and speedy reference. there's no minimal point of data required to learn this ebook, and botanical and clinical glossaries also are supplied for readers comfort. The ebook should be of significant sensible gain to a wide-ranging viewers. Educators and scholars in complementary medication and healthiness, pharmacognosy, medicinal chemistry, traditional items, pharmacology, toxicology, pharmacovigilance, drugs, pharmacy, nursing, botany, biology, chemistry and existence sciences will locate the knowledge necessary. The booklet also will entice clinicians, pharmacists, nurses and researchers, because it incorporates a accomplished reference checklist on the finish for additional analyzing. Contents: clinical Names universal Names Descriptions foundation Phytoconstituents conventional Medicinal makes use of Pharmacological actions Dosage hostile Reactions Toxicity Contraindications Drug Herb Interactions Botanical thesaurus scientific thesaurus.

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3] In Malaysia, a paste of fresh flowers is applied to the chest for asthma and to treat malaria. [3,9] 34 16. ) Hook. f. & Th. [12,16] Dosage: No information as yet. Adverse Reactions: No information as yet. 0001 mg/kg/day). [18] Contraindications: No information as yet. Drug-Herb Interactions: No information as yet. 17. Capsicum annuum L. (Solanaceae) Chilli, Red Pepper Capsicum annuum fruits Capsicum annuum plant Description: Capsicum annuum L. is a small herb that can grow up to 1 m tall. 5–4 cm with entire margin.

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5 to 1 L of Aloe vera juice) is administered. [70] Ingestion of A. [74] A. [72] Toxic doses cause severe haemorrhagic diarrhoea and kidney damage, and sometimes death. , Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis), appendicitis and idiopathic abdominal pain. Should not be used during pregnancy. [77] Should avoid application of Aloe topically on deep, vertical wounds. [77] Aloe gel, when taken orally, can reduce the absorption of many medications. [78] 5. ) Nees is an annual herb that grows up to 1 m in height.

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