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Latin Name: Humulus Lupulus Common Name: Extract of the common hop Classification: Astringent, tonic, narcotic, soporific, and anodyne Isolated Drug/s: None Medicinal Usage: Humulus Lupulus is used in malt liquors as a stomachic, or…

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Latin Name: Semina Colchicum Autumnale Common Name: Bulb of autumn crocus, or meadowsaffron Classification: Narcotic, diuretic, and diaphoretic Isolated Drug/s: Colchicine Medicinal Usage: Toxic and potent. The bulb of Colchicum Autumnale is…

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Latin Name:Nux Vomica PulvisCommon Name: Powder of dog-button seedClassification:Narcotic, tonic, diuretic, diaphoretic, catharticIsolated Drug/s:Strychnine and brucineMedicinal Usage:Highly potent. In small doses, Nux Vomica is used to treat…

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Latin Name:Kermes MineraleCommon Name: Red sulfured antimonyClassification:Emetic and catharticIsolated Drug/s:NoneMedicinal Usage: Kermes Mineraleis a preparation chiefly employed internally as an alterative in cutaneous affectations, such as…

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Latin Name:Potassae Carbonus ImpurusCommon Name: Potassium carbonate, otherwise known as lixiva or potashClassification:Deobstruent, attenuant, diaphoretic, antacid, diuretic, and aperientIsolated Drug/s:NoneMedicinal Usage:A salt prepared by…

ExtracumStramoniumEdited.jpg
Latin Name:ExtractumStramoniumCommon Name:Extract of jimson weed, or thornappleClassification:Narcotic, tonic, diuretic, anodyne, antispasmodic, and antitussiveIsolated Drug/s:Hyoscamine and daturiaMedicinal Usage:A potent narcotic like…

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Latin Name:Carum CarviCommon Name: Caraway seedsClassification:Stomachic, carminative, and diureticIsolated Drug/s:NoneMedicinal Usage: Carum carvi are often used to relieve flatulent colic, especially in children. ⇐ Back to the Apothecary Jars…

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Latin Name:Semina CardamomCommon Name: Cardamom seedsClassification: Aromatic, carminative, and diaphoreticIsolated Drug/s: NoneMedicinal Usage:Semina Cardamom are employed as a corrective agent to stimulant, tonic, and purgative medicines. Often…

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Latin Name: Balsam Styrax BenzoinCommon Name:Benzoin, or balsam of peru, the resin of the benjamin treeClassification: BlenhorrheticIsolated Drug/s: Benzoic acidMedicinal Usage:The resin of the tree is obtained from incisions in the bark, and then…

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Latin Name: Dulcamara Common Name: Bittersweet, or climbing nightshade Classification: Narcotic, diaphoretic, diuretic, cathartic, discutient, emmenagogue, antimanic, and aphrodisiac Isolated Drug/s: Solanine Medicinal Usage: The root, stalk…
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