Nutraceuticals : A Guide for Healthcare Professionals Paperback / softback
Nutraceuticals are complementary medicines of natural origin.
Usually obtained from a food source, they are sold as isolated, purified components in pharmacological doses for specific ailments.
The international market for nutraceuticals is rapidly expanding and new research is constantly being conducted.
New products are appearing on the market, some with novel therapeutic applications.
This new edition of "Nutraceuticals" reflects these changes and has broadened its scope and coverage.
This authoritative text assesses the medical and scientific evidence for the use of nutraceuticals for prevention or treating important disease states.
It will be of value to practicing pharmacists, other healthcare professionals and complementary medicine practitioners.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 448 pages
- Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
- Publication Date: 26/03/2007
- Category: Pharmacology
- ISBN: 9780857112422