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Theriacs is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.


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Historical Use of Theriacs

Theriacs in Traditional Chinese Medicine


Historical Use of Theriacs in Western Medicine

Quote Paraph: "In his therapy…use of remedies which help digeston and have a heating, drying, and diuretic effect, above all …theriacs."
Sec Auth: Temkin O
Title: The Falling Sickness. Second Edition, Revised, Softshell Books edition, 1994
Page: 69
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: 440 Cf. Adams' translation of Aretaeus (50), pp. 469-71. On theriacs and epilepsy cf. Watson (1066), pp. 22, 46, and 52..


Synonymns for Theriacs

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Theriacs

Pharmaceutical Information

Chemical Constituents

Evidence or the Use of Theriacs in the Treatment of Epilepesy

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Animal Studies

Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials

Randomized Controlled Trials


1st Five Results: pubmed search

Neslihan Pinar
Effects of Tempol on Epileptic Activity in Picrotoxin-Induced Epilepsy in Rats.
Neurol India: 2021, 69(2);426-429
[PubMed:33904467] [] [DOI] (I p)

Aliance Romain Fokoua, Magloire K Ndjenda, Adeline Kaptué Wuyt, Francis Desire Tatsinkou Bomba, Appolinaire Kene Dongmo, Rodolphe Chouna, Pepin Alango Nkeng-Efouet, Télesphore Benoît Nguelefack
Anticonvulsant effects of the aqueous and methanol extracts from the stem bark of Psychotria camptopus Verdc. (Rubiacaea) in rats.
J Ethnopharmacol: 2021, 272;113955
[PubMed:33610704] [] [DOI] (I p)

Na Niu, Haiqun Xing, Meiqi Wu, Yanru Ma, Yimin Liu, Jiantao Ba, Shikun Zhu, Fang Li, Li Huo
Performance of PET imaging for the localization of epileptogenic zone in patients with epilepsy: a meta-analysis.
Eur Radiol: 2021, 31(8);6353-6366
[PubMed:33523306] [] [DOI] (I p)

M E González-Trujano, E Urbina-Trejo, F Santos-Valencia, B Villasana-Salazar, L Carmona-Aparicio, D Martínez-Vargas
Pharmacological and toxicological effects of Ruta chalepensis L. on experimentally induced seizures and electroencephalographic spectral power in mice.
J Ethnopharmacol: 2021, 271;113866
[PubMed:33485978] [] [DOI] (I p)

Touran Mahmoudi, Zahra Lorigooini, Mahmoud Rafieian-Kopaei, Mehran Arabi, Zahra Rabiei, Elham Bijad, Sedigheh Kazemi
Effect of Curcuma zedoaria hydro-alcoholic extract on learning, memory deficits and oxidative damage of brain tissue following seizures induced by pentylenetetrazole in rat.
Behav Brain Funct: 2020, 16(1);7
[PubMed:33023622] [] [DOI] (I e)



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