phytomedicine


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.

phytomedicine

(fī-tō-med'i-sin),
Herbal-based traditional medical practice that uses various plant materials in modalities considered both preventive and therapeutic.
[phyto- + medicine]

phytomedicine

/phy·to·med·i·cine/ (-med´ĭ-sin)
1. a preparation of a medicinal herb.

herb·al ther·a·py

(ĕr'băl thār'ă-pē)
The use of herbs and other plants for their medicinal qualities.
Synonym(s): phytomedicine, phytotherapy.

phytomedicine (fīˈ·tō·meˑ·di·sin),

n the use of plants, parts of plants, and isolated phytochemicals for the prevention and treatment of various health concerns.

phytomedicine

References in periodicals archive ?
Ethical considerations in clinical research on herbal medicine for prevention of cardiovascular disease in the ageing, Phytomedicine 23, 1090-1094,
Investigation of the influence of EPs[R] 7630, a herbal drug preparation from Pelargonium sidoides, on replication of a broad panel of respiratory viruses", Michaelis et al, Phytomedicine, 2011 Mar 15;18(5):384-6.
a German company, and Brown stresses that phytomedicine quality control and manufacturing consistency are tightly regulated in Europe.
Invaluable to students of medicine, pharmaceutical sciences, phytomedicine and microbiology and all those wanting to know about the possibilities and limitations of new antibacterial drugs.
Phytomedicine has been successfully used in dermatology horizon for thousands of years.
Bassa--the first young researcher awardee for the best article, published in Phytomedicine in the period July 2014 January 2016.
of phytomedicine, construction, engineering services under part 4 section 2 hoai.
The study has been published in the academic journal Phytomedicine.
From Zulu medicine to the European phytomedicine Umckaloabo.
Antibacterial activity of alpha-mangostin against vancomycin resistant Enterococci (VRE) and synergism with antibiotics," Phytomedicine, 12 (2005).
For example, Stillen, a phytomedicine originally developed by Dong-A, has been extremely successful, going from 6.