What would you like to do?

What is synthetic medicine?

already exists.

Would you like to merge this question into it?

already exists as an alternate of this question.

Would you like to make it the primary and merge this question into it?

exists and is an alternate of .

synthetic medicine is as opposed to herbal or other remedies, it means man made. the reason synthetic medicine became so popular was because it could be made consistantly, with the same product every time, where as with herbal remedies can vary.
15 people found this useful
Thanks for the feedback!

What happens if your thyroid glands are removed and you take no synthetic thyroid medicine?

You can get what is known as Mexadema and it can lead to death as the thyroid controls metabolic functions. You must replace the thyroid hormones that your body is not now pr

What is synthetic?

Synthetic refers to any material made from non natural sources. This means that a product such as cloth is made from a chemical source rather than the fibers produced by natur

What is medicines?

Medicine is the science and art of healing. It encompasses a variety of health care practices evolved to maintain and restore health by the prevention and treatment of illness

What are some examples of synthetic medicines?

Synthetic drugs are drugs that are made from ingredients that  simulate compounds that naturally occur in plants. Some examples of  synthetic drugs are quinine, Taxol, aspir

What are the disadvantages of synthetic medicine?

There can be disadvantages to synthetic medications. The first  regard the possibility of long-term toxicity, side-affects and  contraindications. Secondly, pharmaceutical w

Disadvantages of synthetic medicine?

There are problems with almost all medicine known to man, we call  them side effects. But, sythnetic medicine is no better or worse  then ' organic' medicine.

What is a synthetic?

A synthetic is a type of item that does not occur naturally. This  item is typically artificially created by humans. It usually mimics  the qualities of some natural items l

What does medicines do?

Medicines are drugs, and drugs are defined as any substance that, when absorbed into the body of a living organism, alters normal bodily function.

Are homeopathic medicines synthetic?

Homeopathic medicines are prepared from many natural substances such as herbs (Plant kingdom) and minerals (mineral kingdom).. Plant Kingdom : Belladonna atropa (Deadly Night

Advantage of synthetic medicine?

Synthetic medicine usually works faster to stop the symptoms of the disease than natural supplements, herbs and other alternative treatments. Also, medical insurance usually p

Where do you get medicines from?

Most medicines are derived from nature. Foxglove is where we get the heart medicine, Digitalis. Senna pods are a laxative, which is in the patent medicine Sennokot.Ricin , a p
In Health

What are medicines?

Medicines are drugs or other remedies designed to improve or restore health. Medicine is the science and art of healing. It encompasses a variety of health care practices evol