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Ginseng and Ginseng Products 101:What are You Buying? by Hwee Ling Koh,Hai Ning Wee,Chay Hoon Tan,Hai-Ning Wee

By Hwee Ling Koh,Hai Ning Wee,Chay Hoon Tan,Hai-Ning Wee

Choosing the herbs or natural items which are appropriate and secure to be used is key for any buyer. this is often very true by way of Ginseng, the most conventional and very hot herbs in conventional chinese language medication. This publication consolidates wisdom from professional pharmacopoeias, most recent clinical study and on-the-ground survey of Singapore's neighborhood industry carried out via the authors. From exploring the medicinal merits and security matters of the herbs, to analyzing the labels of a number of the items on hand on our neighborhood marketplace, this e-book is a useful source for any discerning purchaser attracted to checking out extra, purchasing or utilizing ginseng and ginseng products.

This is an easy-to-read consultant to some of the herbs and items on the topic of "Ginseng". It introduces the reader to the conventional makes use of and most recent medical learn relating to Chinese/Korean ginseng, Notoginseng, American ginseng, Siberian ginseng and five-leaf ginseng (Jiao Gu Lan), together with their names, pharmacological actions, phytoconstituents, symptoms, dosage, protection concerns (e.g. unintended effects and herb-drug interactions).

Our crew has delved into the neighborhood marketplace and surveyed over 300 ginseng and ginseng items. thesaurus of phrases, motives of conventional chinese language drugs terminologies, pharmacological actions, drug-herb interactions and a listing of significant chemical elements from 5 herbs and their respective pharmacological actions, and items details are offered basically within the Appendices.

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