Oil is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Oil
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Oil in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Oil
Oil in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Oil in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "this oil, whether green or white (but the green oil is better), if it is circulated and mixed with the correction, as has been described in the spiritus vitrioli, will make beyond doubt a perfect medicine against falling-sickness in all its forms."
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. 183.
Synonymns for Oil
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Oil
Evidence or the Use of Oil in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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