Pears is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Pears
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Pears in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Pears
Pears in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Pears in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "Although Galen did not view favorably foods such as apples and pears, he nevertheless allowed their occasional consumption,"
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. 73.
Primary Source: 471 Galen (391), Advice for an Epileptic Boy, pp. 186-87.
Synonymns for Pears
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Pears
Evidence or the Use of Pears in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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