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PHA435 Pharmacognosy and Evidence-Based Herbal Medicine

[2–0, 2 cr.]

This course introduces the preparation and extraction of active ingredients and the identification and classification of medicinal plants. An explanation of the pharmacology and therapeutic uses of commonly used herbal medicines based on current scientific research is provided.

Prerequisite: PHA313 Medicinal Chemistry II

Co-requisite: Professional Year 2 status