Amber is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Amber
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Amber in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Amber
Amber in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Amber in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "Willis also thought some of the specifics (man's scull, blood, amber and coral) might purify the animal spirits because they could release an ammoniacal vapour which might separate off the heterologous potentially explosive particles present in the spirits."
Sec Auth: Eadie MJ and Bladin PF
Title: A Disease Once Sacred. John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001
Source: A Disease Once Sacred, John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001, M.J. Eadie and P.F. Bladin
Complete: Eadie MJ, Bladin PF. A disease once sacred: a history of the medical understanding of epilepsy. Eastleigh: John Libbey; 2001. p. 188.
Primary Source: Thomas Willis. UNSPECIFIED TEXT
Synonymns for Amber
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Amber
Evidence or the Use of Amber in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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