Analysis of evidence-based information about herbal medicines used for treatment of pregnancy

  • N. M. Maksymovych Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University
  • I. G. Mudrak Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University
  • O. M. Zaliska Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University
Keywords: herbal medicines, database, evidence-based information, pregnancy

Abstract

WHO adopted the "Strategy traditional medicine: 2014-2013", that provides the development of databases (knowledge base) of traditional  herbal medicines for use in national Drug policy.

 The goal of this article was to study the system of evidence-based information about the  herbal medicines, which  included in international centers, databases during 2010–2016 years.

 The object of the study was the evidence-based information about  herbal medicines, in particular, which were used during pregnancy.

A significant increase in evidence-based information about the plants, especially in the American center and MedlinePlus database of herbal preparations was on 78%. Data on the evidence-based effectiveness  and safety of plants used during pregnancy was ranked number allocated frequency of prescribing plants depending on the continent.

 Monitoring  of evidence-based information about herbal medicines is required for the revision of the State formulary of drugs, treatment protocols, and to create a specialized evidence-based computer resource of the plant medicines used in domestic practice.

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Published
2018-08-14
How to Cite
Maksymovych, N. M., Mudrak, I. G., & Zaliska, O. M. (2018). Analysis of evidence-based information about herbal medicines used for treatment of pregnancy. Farmatsevtychnyi Zhurnal, (6), 32-39. Retrieved from https://pharmj.org.ua/index.php/journal/article/view/87
Section
Management of pharmacy

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