Lamp wick is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Lamp wick
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Lamp wick in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Lamp wick
Lamp wick in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Lamp wick in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: " The diagnostic substances were chiefly such things as jet, asphalt, horn, lamp wick, goat's liver, which were burned before the patient."
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. 26.
Primary Source: 145 Alexander of Aphrodisias (530)
Synonymns for Lamp wick
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Lamp wick
Evidence or the Use of Lamp wick in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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