Chapter Twenty-Five. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

  1. Robert S. Goldstein VMD

Published Online: 27 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780813804361.ch25

Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice

Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice

How to Cite

Goldstein, R. S. (ed) (2008) Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System, in Integrating Complementary Medicine into Veterinary Practice, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780813804361.ch25

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:

  • Withania - cyclo-oxygenase inhibition;
  • spasm-relieving and analgesic herbs;
  • Cimicifuga racemosa, a relaxing nervine;
  • tetrahydropalmatine (THP), having analgesic and sedative effects;
  • circulatory stimulants - Zingiber officinalis and Zanthoxylum americanum

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Herbs for Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System

  • Anti-Inflammatory Herbs

  • Spasm-Relieving and Analgesic (Antirhuematic) Herbs

  • Circulatory Stimulants

  • Prescription for Degenerative Joint Diseases/Arthritis

  • References