Gum ammoniacum is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Gum ammoniacum
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Gum ammoniacum in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Gum ammoniacum
Gum ammoniacum in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Gum ammoniacum in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "their supposed pharmacological action corresponds to the current pathology of the disease: … gum ammoniacum (heating, etc.)"
Sec Auth: Temkin O
Title: The Falling Sickness. Second Edition, Revised, Softshell Books edition, 1994
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. 79.
Primary Source: 5 10 Cf. Dioscurides (282), ed. Wellmann, vol. 2, p.101, 7.
Synonymns for Gum ammoniacum
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Gum ammoniacum
Evidence or the Use of Gum ammoniacum in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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