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'''Quote Paraph''': "botanical materials and preparations were also described for the treatment of epilepsy.  These included: white hellebore contained within a split radish; root of the panaces (heraclion) in a drink with seal's rennet; plantain; betony; agaric in oxymel; leaves of cinquefoil; archezostis; dried root of baccar plus coriander; centunculus in vinegar or honey or hot water; varvain taken in wine; crushed berries of hyssop; peucedanus and seal's rennet taken in a drink; scammony in beaver-oil; hippophaestron; senecio."<BR>
 
'''Quote Paraph''': "botanical materials and preparations were also described for the treatment of epilepsy.  These included: white hellebore contained within a split radish; root of the panaces (heraclion) in a drink with seal's rennet; plantain; betony; agaric in oxymel; leaves of cinquefoil; archezostis; dried root of baccar plus coriander; centunculus in vinegar or honey or hot water; varvain taken in wine; crushed berries of hyssop; peucedanus and seal's rennet taken in a drink; scammony in beaver-oil; hippophaestron; senecio."<BR>
 
'''Sec Auth''': Eadie MJ and Bladin PF<BR>
 
'''Sec Auth''': Eadie MJ and Bladin PF<BR>
'''Title''': A Disease Once Sacred. John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001<BR>
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'''Title''': [http://books.google.com/books?id=OaxrAAAAMAAJ&dq=A+Disease+Once+Sacred.+John+Libbey+%26+Company+Ltd,+2001&as_pt=BOOKS&hl=&source=gbs_api A Disease Once Sacred. John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001]<BR>
 
'''Page''': 171<BR>
 
'''Page''': 171<BR>
 
'''Source''': A Disease Once Sacred, John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001, M.J. Eadie and P.F. Bladin<BR>
 
'''Source''': A Disease Once Sacred, John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001, M.J. Eadie and P.F. Bladin<BR>

Latest revision as of 12:14, 8 April 2015

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

Nomenclature

Other Names:

Historical Use of Varvain

Varvain in Traditional Chinese Medicine

Description

Historical Use of Varvain in Western Medicine

Quote Paraph: "botanical materials and preparations were also described for the treatment of epilepsy. These included: white hellebore contained within a split radish; root of the panaces (heraclion) in a drink with seal's rennet; plantain; betony; agaric in oxymel; leaves of cinquefoil; archezostis; dried root of baccar plus coriander; centunculus in vinegar or honey or hot water; varvain taken in wine; crushed berries of hyssop; peucedanus and seal's rennet taken in a drink; scammony in beaver-oil; hippophaestron; senecio."
Sec Auth: Eadie MJ and Bladin PF
Title: A Disease Once Sacred. John Libbey & Company Ltd, 2001
Page: 171
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. 171.
Primary Source: Pliny the Elder, Gaius Plinius Secundus, Natural History: Books XXV to XXXII (Translated Jones WHS 1951 and Translated Jones WHS in 1963)

Background

Synonymns for Varvain

Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Varvain

Pharmaceutical Information

Chemical Constituents

Evidence or the Use of Varvain in the Treatment of Epilepesy

Basic Science

Animal Studies

Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials

Randomized Controlled Trials

Meta-Analysis

1st Five Results: pubmed search

Manish Sharma, Harsh S Dhiman, U Rajendra Acharya
Automatic identification of insomnia using optimal antisymmetric biorthogonal wavelet filter bank with ECG signals.
Comput Biol Med: 2021, 131;104246
[PubMed:33631498] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Mona Khoramjouy, Elham Rezaee, Afshan Khoshnevis, Maryam Nazari, Manijeh Nematpour, Soraya Shahhosseini, Sayyed Abbas Tabatabai, Mehrdad Faizi
Synthesis of 4,6-diphenylpyrimidin-2-ol derivatives as new benzodiazepine receptor ligands.
Bioorg Chem: 2021, 109;104737
[PubMed:33631464] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Fatoumata Dite Nènè Konipo, Housseini Dolo, Mariam Daou, Yaya Ibrahim Coulibaly, Hassane Diallo, Moussa Sangare, Siaka Yamoussa Coulibaly, Modibo Sangare, Seydou Doumbia, Youssoufa M Maiga
Using community health workers as an alternative approach for epidemiological research on epilepsy in six health districts in Mali.
Epilepsy Behav: 2021, 117;107842
[PubMed:33631436] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Jennifer L Bacci, Sabra Zaraa, Andy Stergachis, Grant Simic, H Steve White
Community pharmacists' role in caring for people living with epilepsy: A scoping review.
Epilepsy Behav: 2021, 117;107850
[PubMed:33631435] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

May-Yi Koh, Kheng-Seang Lim, Si-Lei Fong, Si-Bao Khor, Chong-Tin Tan
Impact of COVID-19 on quality of life in people with epilepsy, and a multinational comparison of clinical and psychological impacts.
Epilepsy Behav: 2021, 117;107849
[PubMed:33631434] [WorldCat.org] [DOI] (I a)

Safety

Allergies

Side Effect and Warnings

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Adverse Effects