Garlic (Allium sativum)

Monograph on a herb reputed to be medicinal

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Garlic (Allium sativum) by Gabriella Smyly. Monograph on a herb reputed to be medicinal. Book coverA thoroughly referenced monograph written by a Herbal Medicine BSc (Hons) graduate. Anyone interested in familiarizing themselves with the information on garlic in the literature, including in clinical trial papers, may find this monograph useful. Key points from clinical trial papers are summarized concisely so that people who do not have time to sift through long study papers can at least catch a glimpse of key themes.

Subheadings include Botanical description, Traditional uses, Constituents, Actions, Medicinal Uses, Clinical Trials, and Safety, among others.

Author's Note

I have a degree in Herbal Medicine BSc (Hons) and I have a keen interest in science. I am interested in reading study papers such as clinical trial papers and putting some key points in my own words.

About Gabriella Smyly

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I am a Herbal Medicine BSc (Hons) graduate who writes thoroughly referenced herb monographs. The monographs contain subsections with specific details from study papers (such as in vitro study papers, animal study papers and/or clinical trial papers). These subsections often contain background information that clarifies and/or brings to light the wider context of the specific details from...

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