What is phytotherapy?
The term phytotherapy, used by French physician Henri Lenclerc (1870-1953) for the first time in the medical journal La Presce, is consisted of two main words: phyton = plant, therapia =...Read More
History of Phytotherapy
First written source is the Ninova tablets written in BC3000, commenting about the products that are prepared from herbs and used for treatment. Mesopotamian Civilizations, such as Sumer, Assyria, Akkad, are...Read More
Current legal status in Turkey
In the scope of the Health Regulation on Traditional and Complementary Medical Practices (Official Gazette dated 27 October 2014 and numbered 29158) of the General Directorate of Health Services of Ministry of Health,...Read More
Forms of Herbal Medicine
Considering the tendency of societies to use herbal/natural products, World Health Organization and European Union introduced specific regulations for herbal medicines, however, since these were not sufficient, expert groups conducted...Read More
How to prepare herbal drugs?
The material can be used after a process of cleansing, removing foreign materials and passing through a strain with a certain pore width. To prepare an infusion, pour boiling water...Read More
For Which Diseases are Phytotherapeutic Products Used?
Migraine, other headaches Arterial and venous circulation disorders Heart diseases, blood pressure problems Allergy Skin diseases Respiratory tract diseases, asthma Rheumatism, osteoporosis Depression, panic attacks, nervous diseases Insomnia, various...Read More
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Phytotherapy in Male Infertility
In male infertility, the number, motility and morphological appearance of the sperm should be within normal limits, disorder of any of these will make the conception difficult. Sperm number should be over...Read More
Phytotherapy in Female infertility
Causes of female infertility include anatomical disorders, hormonal dysfunction, obstruction of tubes, systemic diseases, chocolate cysts, polycystic ovarian disease, advanced age, low number of ovules. Apart from these chronic diseases, immune system disturbances are also an...Read More