Logo

Some Drugs and Herbal Products

Small book cover: Some Drugs and Herbal Products

Some Drugs and Herbal Products

Publisher: International Agency for Research on Cancer
Number of pages: 438

Description:
This volume of the IARC Monographs provides an assessment of the carcinogenicity of 14 drugs and herbal products. The authors relied on epidemiological studies to evaluate the carcinogenic hazard to humans exposed to the drugs digoxin (widely prescribed for the treatment of chronic heart failure), pioglitazone (used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus), and hydrochlorothiazide (used to treat hypertension).

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(8.7MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Schistosomes, Liver Flukes and Helicobacter pyloriSchistosomes, Liver Flukes and Helicobacter pylori
- International Agency for Research on Cancer
This volume Evaluates the carcinogenic risk to humans posed by infection with three schistosoma trematodes, three liver flukes and Helicobacter pylori, selected on the basis of a causal association between infection and the development of cancers.
(764 views)
Book cover: Cancer Stem Cells Theories and PracticeCancer Stem Cells Theories and Practice
by - InTech
The book goes where the cutting edge of research theory meets the challenges of clinical practice. Its text tease apart cancer's vulnerabilities and identify opportunities for early detection, targeted therapy, and reducing remission and resistance.
(6568 views)
Book cover: Genomics, Cancer Care and AdvocacyGenomics, Cancer Care and Advocacy
by - Genetic Alliance
In the past several decades, oncologists and cancer researchers have come to recognize the importance of the role of advocacy organizations in cancer research and treatment. This report provides the proactive plan for advocacy involvement ...
(2711 views)
Book cover: Comprehensive Cervical Cancer Control: A Guide to Essential PracticeComprehensive Cervical Cancer Control: A Guide to Essential Practice
- World Health Organization
This publication gives a broad vision of what a comprehensive approach to cervical cancer prevention and control means. It outlines the complementary strategies, and highlights the need for collaboration across programmes, organizations and partners.
(2933 views)