Research Guidelines for Evaluating the Safety and Efficacy of Herbal Medicines
(1993; 94 pages)
Table of Contents
View the documentFOREWORD
Open this folder and view contents1. INTRODUCTION
Open this folder and view contents2. GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS IN HERBAL MEDICINE RESEARCH
Open this folder and view contents3. RESEARCH STUDIES
Close this folder4. USING THE GUIDELINES
Open this folder and view contentsA. GUIDELINES FOR QUALITY SPECIFICATIONS OF PLANT MATERIALS AND PREPARATIONS
Open this folder and view contentsB. GUIDELINES FOR PHARMACODYNAMIC AND GENERAL PHARMACOLOGICAL STUDIES OF HERBAL MEDICINES
Close this folderC. GUIDELINES FOR TOXICITY INVESTIGATION OF HERBAL MEDICINES
View the documentACUTE TOXICITY TEST
View the documentLONG-TERM TOXICITY TEST
View the documentLOCAL TOXICITY TEST
View the documentSPECIAL TOXICITY TESTS
Open this folder and view contentsANNEXES
View the documentNOTES
View the documentBIBLIOGRAPHY
View the documentSELECTED WHO PUBLICATIONS OF RELATED INTEREST
 

C. GUIDELINES FOR TOXICITY INVESTIGATION OF HERBAL MEDICINES

These guidelines are intended to indicate the standard methods of non-clinical toxicological studies related to assessing the safety of herbal medicines. Not all tests are necessarily required for each herbal medicine intended for human study.

to previous section
to next section
 
 
The WHO Essential Medicines and Health Products Information Portal was designed and is maintained by Human Info NGO. Last updated: August 29, 2014