Wormwood is a non-scientific common name that may refer to a number of plant species and varieties.
- 1 Nomenclature
- 2 Historical Use of Wormwood
- 3 Background
- 4 Pharmaceutical Information
- 5 Evidence or the Use of Wormwood in the Treatment of Epilepesy
- 6 Safety
Historical Use of Wormwood
Wormwood in Traditional Chinese Medicine
Historical Use of Wormwood in Western Medicine
Quote Paraph: "It is necessary to drink wormwood once or twice after purgation and before using the drug."
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. 73.
Primary Source: 472 Galen (391), Advice for an Epileptic Boy, p. 188.
Synonymns for Wormwood
Patent Medicines and Medicines with Multiple Ingredients that include Wormwood
Evidence or the Use of Wormwood in the Treatment of Epilepesy
Cohort, Case-Control and Non-Randomized Trials
Randomized Controlled Trials
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