ID 110194
Title Transcription
テンネン イヤクヒン ト ケンコウ ショクヒン
Title Alternative
Health food and natural products
Author
Takaishi, Yoshihisa Department of Natural Medicines, Institute of Health Biosciences, The University of Tokushima Graduate School Tokushima University Educator and Researcher Directory KAKEN Search Researchers
Keywords
natural products
health food
alternative medicine
integrative medicine
herbal medicines
phytochemicals
Content Type
Journal Article
Description
The use of complementary and alternative medicines has become a phenomenon too massive to ignore. Market sales of herbs in USA were estimated $14 billion in 2000, and the rate of growth has increased dramatically in recent years. Why? We must know that which herbal medicines are helpful, which are harmful, which are ineffective, and which lack sufficient data of safety and efficacy. An understanding of herbal medicines and its components is the first step in the future.And we must give the scientific evidence to people.
Journal Title
四国医学雑誌
ISSN
00373699
NCID
AN00102041
Publisher
徳島医学会
Volume
63
Issue
5-6
Start Page
164
End Page
169
Sort Key
164
Published Date
2007-12-20
EDB ID
FullText File
language
jpn
TextVersion
Publisher
departments
Pharmaceutical Sciences