Lichen is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Lichen
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Lichen in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Lichen
Lichen in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Lichen in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: Diocles of Carystus and Praxagoras of Cos, the two outstanding physicians of the fourth century BC, recommended among other things: lichen of horses or mules…"
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. 22.
Primary Source: 126 Cf. Caelius Aurelianus(192), Morb. Chron., I, 4, par. 133 f.
Synonymns for Lichen
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Lichen
Evidence or the Use of Lichen in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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