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Author Buhner, Stephen Harrod.

Title Antibióticos herbales : alternativas naturales para combatir las bacterias resistentes a los fármacos / Stephen Harrod Buhner ; [traducción, Blanca González Villegas]

Publication Info. Móstoles (Madrid) : Gaia Ediciones, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library International Languages    Sp 616.9201 BUH    Available
 GDL Central Library International Languages    Sp 616.9201 BUH    Available
Edition Primera edición ; Edición revisada, ampliada y actualizada.
Description 509 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Colección Salud natural
Colección Salud natural (Gaia)
Note Translation of: Herbal antibiotics : natural alternatives for treating drug-resistant bacteria.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 477-482) and index.
Contents The end of antibiotics -- The resistant organisms, what they do, and how to treat them -- About herbal antibiotics -- The systemics : cryptolepis, sida, alchornea, bidens, artemisia -- The localized non-systemics : the berberines, juniper, honey, usnea -- The synergists : ginger, licorice, black pepper (pepperine) -- Emerging viral infections and the herbal antivirals to treat them : lomatium, isatis, licorice, ginger -- The first line of defense : strengthening the immune system : ashwagandha, astragalus, boneset, echinacea, eleutherococcus, red root, reishi, rhodiola -- A handbook of herbal medicine making -- An herbal formulary.
Summary Antibiotic-resistant infections are alarmingly on the rise, and many people are looking for sound information on herbal alternatives to standard antibiotics. In this indispensable reference, herbal expert Stephen Harrod Buhner explains the roots of antibiotic resistance, explores the value of herbal treatments, and provides in-depth profiles of 30 valuable herbs, noting for each one its antibiotic properties, methods for collection and preparation, dosages, potential side effects, contraindications, and alternatives.
Note "Guía esencial para potenciar tus defensas naturales"--Page [4] of cover.
Subject Herbs -- Therapeutic use.
Drug resistance in microorganisms.
Bacterial diseases -- Alternative treatment.
Antibacterial agents.
Added Title Herbal antibiotics. Spanish
ISBN 9788484455660

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