Pathological Conditions,Laboratory Tests and Clinical Procedures of Muscular System

pharmanewsdaily- December 25, 2013

Pathological conditions related to the muscular system are: Muscular dystrophy Polymyositis Muscular dystrophy: Muscular dystrophy is a group of inherited diseases characterized by progressive weakness ... Read More

Types of Muscles of the Muscular System and Vocabulary

pharmanewsdaily- December 21, 2013

There are three types of the muscles in the body. They are Types of muscle (shown at different magnifications) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Straighted Muscles Smooth ... Read More

Uses of Kola Nuts

pharmanewsdaily- December 12, 2013

Source and Distribution of Kola: Kola nut is obtained as a cotyledon of Cola nitida belonging to the family Sterculiaceae. It is also known as ... Read More

Chemical Constituents and Uses of Davana Oil

pharmanewsdaily- December 12, 2013

Source of Davana and its Distribution: Davana oil is the volatile oil obtained by the steam distillation of flowering herbs of Artemisia pallens belonging to ... Read More

Medicinal Uses of Mannitol

pharmanewsdaily- December 11, 2013

Source and Properties of Mannitol: Mannitol is a hexahydric alcohol obtained by isolation from manna or sea weeds. It is also obtained from mannose by ... Read More

Uses of Cocoa and its Chemical Constituents

pharmanewsdaily- December 11, 2013

Source and Distribution of Cocoa: Cocoa is obtained from the seeds of Theobroma cocoa, which belongs to the family Sterculiaceae. It is also known as ... Read More

Chemical Constituents and Uses of Sabadilla

pharmanewsdaily- December 11, 2013

Source and Distribution of Sabadilla Sabadilla are the dried ripe seeds of Schoenocaulon officinale, belonging to the family Liliaceae. It is also known as cevadilla ... Read More

Chemical Constituents and Uses of Anantmula

pharmanewsdaily- December 11, 2013

Source and Distribution of Anantmula Anantmula consists of the dried roots of the plant Hemidesmus indicus, belonging to the family Asclepladaceae. It is also known ... Read More

Chemical Constituents and Uses of Geranium Oil

pharmanewsdaily- December 11, 2013

Source and Distribution of Geranium: Geranium oil is obtained from the fresh leaves and stems of Pelargonium graveolens, belonging to the family Geraniaceae. The oil ... Read More

Chemical Constituents and Uses of Anise

pharmanewsdaily- December 11, 2013

Source and Distribution of Anise: Anise consists of the dried ripe fruits of Pimpinella anisum, belonging to the family Umbelliferae. Its synonyms are anise fruit ... Read More