- Traditional Medicine > Traditional, Complementary and Herbal Medicine
- Quality and Safety: Medicines > Safety and Efficacy
(1993; 94 pages)
The primary objectives of non-clinical studies are:
• to determine whether such studies support the clinical use of a herbal medicine;
• to characterize the range of pharmacological actions of herbal medicines; and
• to define the chemical characteristics of pharmacologically active natural products and to elucidate their mechanisms or actions.