Apothecaries Today

There are very few Apothecaries which exist today. One of the most beautiful apothecaries in the world is Farmaceutica Santa Maria Novella founded 1612 in Florence, Italy. And one of the last Herboristeries left in Paris is Herboristerie de la

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What is an Apothecary?

Apothecary as a profession could date back to 2600 BCE to ancient Babylon. The Papyrus Ebers from Ancient Egypt, written around 1500 BCE, contain a collection of more than 800 prescriptions, or ancient recipes for the apothecaries of that time and

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