Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products

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Use of Herbal Medicine Among Pregnant Women on Antenatal Care at Nekemte Hospital, Western Ethiopia

Bodena Bayisa 1 , Ramanjireddy Tatiparthi 1 and Eshetu Mulisa 1 , *
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1 Department of Pharmacy, College of Public Health and Medical Sciences, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products: November 01, 2014, 9 (4); e17368
  • Published Online: September 15, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 5, 2014
  • Revised: February 21, 2014
  • Accepted: April 6, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjnpp-17368

To Cite: Bayisa B, Tatiparthi R, Mulisa E. Use of Herbal Medicine Among Pregnant Women on Antenatal Care at Nekemte Hospital, Western Ethiopia, Jundishapur J Nat Pharm Prod. 2014 ; 9(4):e17368. doi: 10.17795/jjnpp-17368.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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