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Cestron is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.


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Historical Use of Cestron

Cestron in Traditional Chinese Medicine


Historical Use of Cestron in Western Medicine

Quote Paraph: "Of the remaining fourteen substances, ten are without any definite magic connotation, although the manner of their action is not explained. They are: cestron…"
Sec Auth: Temkin O
Title: The Falling Sickness. Second Edition, Revised, Softshell Books edition, 1994
Page: 80
Source: The Falling Sickness, Second Edition, Revised, Softshell Books edition, 1994,Owsei Temkin
Complete: Temkin O. The falling sickness: a history of epilepsy from the Greeks to the beginnings of modern neurology. London: Johns Hopkins Univ. Press, 2 Revised Edition, (Softshell Books) ; 1994. p. 80.
Primary Source: 540 Cf. Dioscurides (282), ed. Wellmann, vol. 1, p. 168, 16.


Synonymns for Cestron

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Cestron

Pharmaceutical Information

Chemical Constituents

Evidence or the Use of Cestron in the Treatment of Epilepesy

Basic Science

Animal Studies

Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials

Randomized Controlled Trials


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Yao-Yao Zhang, Chang-Geng Song, Xuan Wang, Yong-Li Jiang, Jing-Jing Zhao, Fang Yuan, Xi-Ai Yang, Fang Yang, Wen Jiang
Clinical characteristics and fetal outcomes in women with epilepsy with planned and unplanned pregnancy: A retrospective study.
Seizure: 2020, 79;97-102
[PubMed:32460217] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Yaretson I Carmenate, Erie G Gutierrez, Joon Y Kang, Gregory L Krauss
Postictal stertor: Associations with focal and bilateral seizure types.
Epilepsy Behav: 2020, 110;107103
[PubMed:32460174] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Jun Wang, Yuzhen Zhang, Henghui Zhang, Kewan Wang, Hongxiao Wang, Dadi Qian, Songtao Qi, Kaijun Yang, Hao Long
Nucleus accumbens shell: A potential target for drug-resistant epilepsy with neuropsychiatric disorders.
Epilepsy Res.: 2020, 164;106365
[PubMed:32460115] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Elisa Bruno, Sebastian Böttcher, Andrea Biondi, Nino Epitashvili, Nikolay V Manyakov, Simon Lees, Andreas Schulze-Bonhage, Mark P Richardson, RADAR-CNS Consortium
Post-ictal accelerometer silence as a marker of post-ictal immobility.
Epilepsia: 2020;
[PubMed:32459380] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Fady Girgis, Eric Ovruchesky, Jeffrey Kennedy, Masud Seyal, Kiarash Shahlaie, Ignacio Saez
Superior accuracy and precision of SEEG electrode insertion with frame-based vs. frameless stereotaxy methods.
Acta Neurochir (Wien): 2020;
[PubMed:32458403] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)



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