- Author : Robert Tisserand
- Release Date : 02 December 2013
- Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
- Genre : Medical
- Pages : 784 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780702054341
Download or read book entitled Essential Oil Safety - E-Book by author: Robert Tisserand which was release on 02 December 2013 and published by Elsevier Health Sciences with total page 784 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The second edition of this book is virtually a new book. It is the only comprehensive text on the safety of essential oils and the first review of essential oil/drug interactions and provides detailed essential oil constituent data not found in any other text. Much of the existing text has been re-written, and 80% of the text is completely new. There are 400 comprehensive essential oil profiles and almost 4000 references. There are new chapters on the respiratory system, the cardivascular system, the urinary system, the digestive system and the nervous system. For each essential oil there is a full breakdown of constituents, and a clear categorization of hazards and risks, with recommended maximum doses and concentrations. There are also 206 Constituent Profiles. There is considerable discussion of carcinogens, the human relevance of some of the animal data, the validity of treating an essential oil as if it was a single chemical, and the arbitary nature of uncertainty factors. There is a critque of current regulations.