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References currently represented within the MPNS resource

A complete list of medicinal plant references that are indexed in the MPNS portal. We are currently adding more references which will be included in the next release of the portal.

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Africa

  • African Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Brendler et al., 2010)
  • Ghana Herbal Pharmacopoeia (Busia, 2007)
  • Handbook of African Medicinal Plants (Iwu, 1993)
  • Medicinal and Aromatic Plants of Indian Ocean Islands (Gurib-Fakim & Brendler, 2004)
  • Medicinal and Magical Plants of Southern Africa (Arnold et al., 2002)
  • Medicinal Plants in Tropical West Africa II. Plants Acting on the Nervous System (Oliver-Bever, 1983)
  • Medicinal Plants of Tropical Africa (Schmelzer et al., 2010)
  • Screening of Medicinal Plants of Rwanda for Antimicrobial Activity (Boily & Van Puyvelde, 1986)

South Asia

  • The Ayurvedic Pharmacopoeia of India, 1st edn, Vol. 1-7 (1999-2011)
  • The Unani Pharmacopoeia of India, Vol. 1-5 (2007-2008)
  • The Siddha Pharmacopoeia of India,Vol. 1 (2008)

East Asia

  • Pharmacopoeia of the People's Republic of China (China Pharmacopoeia Commission, 2005)
  • Pharmacopoeia of the People's Republic of China, 9th edn (China Pharmacopoeia Commission, 2010)
  • The Korean Herbal Pharmacopoeia, 8th edn, English edition (Korea Food and Drug Administration, 2002)
  • Korean Pharmacopoeia, 9th edn (Korea Food and Drug Administration, 2007)
  • The Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 15th edn (Committee of the Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 2006)
  • The Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 16th edn (Committee of the Japanese Pharmacopoeia, 2012)

South East Asia

  • Medicinal Plant Ecology, Knowledge and Conservation in Kalimantan, Indonesia (Caniago & Siebert, 1998)
  • Medicinal and Poisonous Plants 1, Plants Resources of South-East Asia 12(1) (Padua et al., 1999)
  • Medicinal and Poisonous Plants 2, Plants Resources of South-East Asia 12(2) (Valkenburg & Bunyapraphatsara, 1999)

Western Asia

  • Repertory of Drugs and Medicinal Plants of Yemen (Fleurentin & Pelt, 1982)
  • Ethnopharmacological Survey of Medicinal Herbs in Israel (Said et al., 2002)
  • Ethnopharmacological Survey of Wild Medicinal Plants in Showbak, Jordan (Al-Qura'n, 2009)
  • The Wild Medicinal Plant Trade in Turkey (Özhatay et al., 1997)

Australasia

  • Substances that May be Used in Listed Medicines in Australia (Therapeutic Goods Administration, 2007)

Europe

  • British Pharmacopoeia 2009, Vol. 4 (Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, 2008)
  • British Pharmacopoeia 2012, Vol. 4 (Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency, 2011)
  • European Pharmacopoeia 6th edn, Vol. 1-2 (European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & Health Care (EDQM)  2007)
  • European Pharmacopoeia, 7.8 edition (European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines & Health Care (EDQM) 2012)  Council of Europe, Strasbourg.
  • Europe's Medicinal and Aromatic Plants: Their Use, Trade and Conservation (Lange, 1998)
  • Hagers Handbuch der Pharmazeutischen Praxis (Hänsel et al., 1992-1998)
  • Pharmacopoea Helvetica, 10th edn (Swissmedic, 2006)

North America

  • Food Chemicals Codex, 6th edn (United States Pharmacopeia, 2008)
  • Herbs of Commerce, 2nd edn (McGuffin et al., 2000)
  • HPUS Online Database (Homoeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United States, n.d.)
  • Native American Ethnobotany (Moerman, 1998)
  • The United States Pharmacopeia USP 32, Vol. 1-3 (United States Pharmacopeial Convention, 2008)
  • The United States Pharmacopeia USP 37. The National Formulary NF 32. 2014. (United States Pharmacopeial Convention 2013)

South America

  • A first Survey on the Medicinal Plants of the Chazuta Valley (Peruvian Amazon) (Sanz-Biset et al., 2009)
  • Duke's Handbook of Medicinal Plants of Latin America (Duke, 2009)
  • Farmacopea Herbolaria de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos (Comisión Permanente de la FEUM, 2001)
  • Medicinal plants. A general review and a phytochemical and ethnopharmacological screening of the native Argentine flora (Barboza et al., 2009)
  • Medicinal Plants and Other Botanical Products from the Brazilian Official Pharmacopoeia (Brandão et al., 2006)
  • Medicinal Plants in Mexico. Healers' Consensus and Cultural Importance (Heinrich et al., 1998)
  • Medicinal Plants of Nicaragua's Atlantic Coast (Barrett, 1994)
  • Plantas Medicinales de Brasil. Aspectos Generales sobre Legislacion y Comercio (Ribeiro Silva et al., 2001)
  • Screening of Medicinal Plants Used by the Garífuna of Eastern Nicaragua (Coe & Anderson, 1996)
  • Survey of Medicinal Plants Used in the Region Northeast of Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
  • Synopsis of the Plants Known as Medicinals and Poisonous in Northeast of Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2007)
  • Farmacopea Argentina, 8th edn, Vol 3. (Ministerio de Salud, n.d.)
  • Farmacopeia Brasileira 5th edn, Vol. 1-2 (Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária, 2010)

World/Non-specific

  • Index Plantarum Medicinalium Totius Mundi eorumque Synonymorum (Penso & Prosepio, 1997)
  • ISO Catalogue (International Organization for Standardization, s.dat.)
  • Medicinal Plants of the World (Wyk & Wink, 2004)
  • WHO Monographs on Selected Medicinal Plants 1 (1999)
  • WHO Monographs on Selected Medicinal Plants 2 (2002)
  • WHO Monographs on Selected Medicinal Plants 3 (2007)
  • WHO Monographs on Selected Medicinal Plants 4 (2009)

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