Glossary of Herbal Preparations

This glossary serves as a basic guide to the various preparations and applications of herbs used in modern herbal medicine.

This list will be expanded in the future, so please check back to see what is new.
Click the links in the ‘Learn More’ section to see a list of recipes for your preferred method of herbal preparation.

Please keep in mind that this list of terms has not been evaluated by the FDA, is not intended to act as or replace medical advise or treatment and is for educational purposes only. Please do not hesitate to see a medical professional if you need treatment.

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Glossary of Herbal Effects on the Body

This glossary serves as a guide to medical terms that are often encountered when working with herbal medicine. These terms are not exclusively used to describe the actions of herbs on the body, but are often used to describe the actions of pharmaceutical drugs and other chemicals as well. Some of them may be familiar to you already because of this.

This list will be expanded in the future, so please check back to see what is new.
Click the links in the ‘Learn More’ section to see a list of herbs that produce your desired effect in the body.

Please keep in mind that this list of terms has not been evaluated by the FDA, is not intended to act as or replace medical advise or treatment and is for educational purposes only. Please do not hesitate to see a medical professional if you need treatment.

Please use the search function (ctrl+F) to find a certain word or phrase easily within the glossary.

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