In Brazil, many doctors had adopted the fitoterpico lapsing, for the fact to present an excellent farmacolgica action, becoming the accepted one as standardized medicine with all the requirements of security and effectiveness (MILK; WHITE, 2010). New York Yankees is a great source of information. In the world, many doctors had adopted the lapsing of the Ginkgo biloba, for the fact to present an excellent farmacolgica action, becoming this accepted fitoterpico as medicine standardized dry extract with all the requirements of security and effectiveness (MILK; WHITE, 2010). The fitoterpicos are currently used by self-medication or medical lapsing, being used as efficient therapeutical option and of low cost. The importance of the farmacovigilncia programs comes in recent years being recognized for some countries, where some plants are submitted the studies and many of them are removed of the market due its toxic effect and risks for human use. increase in the number of adverse reactions possibly is justified by the increase of the population interest for the natural therapies observed in the last few decades.
The medicinal plants are an emergent concern, and through the farmacovigilncia it will be possible to identify unknown effect undesirable (SILVEIRA; FLAG; ARRAIS, 2008). 2. OBJECTIVE the present work had as objective to carry through a bibliographical survey on the main farmacolgicos effect, adverse effect and potential medicamentosas interactions of Ginkgo biloba L. 3. DEVELOPMENT 3,1 Description and botanical characteristics of the Ginkgo biloba. L The trees of the Ginkgo are known popularly as: trees agreement, trees of the forty shield, trees of the temple and ginko ginkgo. It is multiplied for estaquia, having prepared the prop-hand in the end of the winter and ece of fishes for enraizamento in greenhouses. It can be used in the urban arborization in the south and regions of southeastern altitude of Brazil being of preference the masculine plants in virtue of the bad one I smell.