Turpentine is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Turpentine
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Turpentine in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Turpentine
Turpentine in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Turpentine in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: per Gowers in 1881, "Borax on some ocasions was of great value when bromide was ineffective, but mistletoe and turpentine were comparatively useless…"
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. 206.
Synonymns for Turpentine
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Turpentine
Evidence or the Use of Turpentine in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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