Castor is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Castor
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Castor in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Castor
Castor in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Castor in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "Castor was especially useful but other preparations such as a compound medicine made from vipers, cinnamon, cassia and pepper were mentioned in this context."
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. 172.
Synonymns for Castor
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Castor
Evidence or the Use of Castor in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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