Oriental Materia Medica: A Concise Guide

  title={Oriental Materia Medica: A Concise Guide},
  author={Richard Evans Schultes},
  journal={Economic Botany},
This book, originally published by Oriental Healing Arts Institute, USA, in 1986, was republished in 1996 by Keats Publishing, Inc. Following an introduction to the history, properties, classification, processing, dosage forms, contraindications and administration of Chinese Herbal Medicines, the book describes >750 herbal drugs under the following chapter headings: Sudorifics, Purgatives, Febrifuges, Dehumidifying diuretics, Antirheumatics, Interior-warming chill-repelling drugs, Aromatic… CONTINUE READING


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