galenics


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galenicals

 [gah-len´ĭ-kals] (galenics [gah-len´iks]) medicines prepared according to the formulas of galen. The term is now used to denote standard preparations containing one or several organic ingredients, as contrasted with pure chemical substances.

galenics

/ga·len·ics/ (gah-len´iks) galenicals.

galenicals

, galenics (gă-lĕn′ĭ-kăls) (-ĭks)
1. Herb and vegetable medicines.
2. Crude drugs and medicinals as distinguished from the pure active principles contained in them.
3. Medicines prepared according to an official formula.

galenicals, galenics

medicines prepared according to the formulae of Galen. The term is now used to denote standard preparations containing one or several organic ingredients, as contrasted with pure chemical substances.
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Its gentle grinding by friction with almost no thermal load is suited for the preparation of tablets in galenics.
50] values (2-8,74 mg/l) of the cell lines used in the current experiments which were performed with a doubled dose of apigenin in various altered galenics.
Secondary variables were the tumour localization (subcutaneous versus hepatic tumours), the time of treatment start and the galenic of apigenin.
Conforma is located in Belgium and is engaged in producing galenics (creams, ointments, syrups, etc.