Sassafras is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Sassafras
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Sassafras in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Sassafras
Sassafras in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Sassafras in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "the tonics he (de Horta in Mexico in 1754) recommended to restore strength included oak flowers, sandal wood, sassafras and guaiacum."
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. 191.
Synonymns for Sassafras
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Sassafras
Evidence or the Use of Sassafras in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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