The Substances of Desire: A Pharmaco-Historical Perspective on Turkish Aphrodisiacs
- At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: TEKINER, Halil (International Society for the History of Pharmacy, Turkey)
- Co-author(s): Halil Tekiner:,International Society for the History of Pharmacy,Kayseri,Turkey
Background: Named after Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of love and beauty, aphrodisiacs are substances that are capable of enhancing sexual potency, stimulation, and pleasure. Currently, there is a growing interest in traditionally used medicinal plants and formulations with aphrodisiac potentials.
Purpose: This study seeks to present a.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.