Rubefacients is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Rubefacients
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Rubefacients in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Rubefacients
Rubefacients in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Rubefacients in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "application of rubefacients to the head and purging with strong phlegmagogues prevail."
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. 69.
Primary Source: Adams' translation of Aretaeus (50), pp. 469-71. On theriacs and epilepsy cf. Watson (1066), pp. 22, 46, and 52.
Synonymns for Rubefacients
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Rubefacients
Evidence or the Use of Rubefacients in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
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