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Chinese Herbal Drugs Atlas, Volume 1 [Chinese]

Series: Chinese Herbal Drugs Atlas Volume: 1

By: Xian Jianchun (Author)

306 pages, illustrations

Huayu Nature Book Trade Co.Ltd

Hardback | Jan 2010 | #220115 | ISBN-13: 9789866435324
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About this book

Language: Chinese with scientific nomenclature

Chinese Herbal Drugs Atlas, Volume 1 is the first part of a 4-volume work. This volume includes ferns, gymnosperms and angiosperms and a small amount of dicots. Each volume includes about 300 kinds of Chinese medicinal plants, and the complete work describes nearly 1 200 kinds.

For each plants, the books gives the commonly used botanical terminology, common terminology and common pharmacy in traditional Chinese medicine. The medicinal part of the plant is divided into: root drugs, stem medicines, skin medicines, leave medicines, flowers medicines, fruit medicines, seeds drugs, and medicines based on the whole plant.

Each drugs plant is described in turn, including its family and genus, herbal names, family names of various original plants, botanical name, Latin name and medicine area, a detailed description of the morphological characteristics, distribution of the environment of the region where the plant grows, the harvesting season of herbs, harvesting methods and simple processing methods, the main character, taste and medicinal properties, indications, dosage, drug toxicity, compatibility, usage taboos, and precautions.

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