Piscidia erythrina is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Piscidia erythrina
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Piscidia erythrina in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Piscidia erythrina
Piscidia erythrina in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Piscidia erythrina in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "Among other drugs which I have tried without seeing benefit, other than slight and rare, from their use, are aconite, hydrocyanic acid, bromide of camphor, nitrite of soda, nitrite of amyl (by the mouth), chloral hydrate, paraldehyde, benzoate of soda, Piscidia erythrina, Calabar bean, ergot, sclerotic acid, codeia, and cocculus indicus."
Primary Source: Gowers W R, Taylor J. A Manual of Diseases of the Nervous System: Brain and crainal nerves; general and functional diseases. Volume 2. 3rd ed. Blakiston. 1907. p. 765.
Synonymns for Piscidia erythrina
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Piscidia erythrina
Evidence or the Use of Piscidia erythrina in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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