Chapter Twenty-Three. Diseases of the Digestive System

  1. Robert S. Goldstein VMD

Published Online: 27 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780813804361.ch23

Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice

Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice

How to Cite

Goldstein, R. S. (ed) (2008) Diseases of the Digestive System, in Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813804361.ch23

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 AUG 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813820200

Online ISBN: 9780813804361

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Keywords:

  • Gentiana lutea for increasing appetite, gastric secretion and acid, and pepsin content;
  • Foeniculum vulgare in relieving pain of intestinal spasm;
  • Corydalis ambigua, traditional anodyne for visceral pain;
  • immune-modulating herbs - Echinacea, Astragalus, Andrographis, and Picrorrhiza;
  • chronic active hepatitis and cholangiohepatitis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Herbs for Gastrointestinal Disorders

  • Formulas for Gastrointestinal Conditions

  • References