Elks-hoof is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Elks-hoof
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Elks-hoof in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Elks-hoof
Elks-hoof in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Elks-hoof in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: per Willis " As to Specifick Remedies which are affirm'd even alone, thought not always, to reach the cause of the Epilepsy, and to overcome it, of which kind are the Male Peony, Mistletow of the Oak, Rue, Castoreum, Elks-hoof, preparation of Mans Scull, Amber, Coral, with many others: In regard these things are taken without any sensible."
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. 187.
Synonymns for Elks-hoof
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Elks-hoof
Evidence or the Use of Elks-hoof in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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