Druggist's Hand-Book of Medicinal Roots, Barks, Herbs, Flowers, Etc

Druggist's Hand-Book of Medicinal Roots, Barks, Herbs, Flowers, Etc

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1900 edition. Excerpt: ...Sweet Balsam. White Balsam. Used for bowel complaints, coughs, colds, bleeding of the lungs, and to produce perspiration. 268 LIFE ROOT. Senecio Aureus and Senecio Gracilis. Herb and Boot... Diu. Dia. Ton. Aro. Cough Weed. Cocash Weed. Female Regulator. False Valerian. Golden Senecio. Ragwort. Squaw Weed. Uncum. Waw Weed. Valuable in profuse menstruation, gravel, strangury, and for the pecul1ar influence it has upon the female reproductive organs. LILY OF THE VALLEY. Convallaria Majalis. Root and Leaves Diu. Used in dropsy. 270 LILY, WHITE. NymphaeaOdorata. Root Ast. Vul. Dis. Flowers. Orn. Per. Cow Cabbage. Pond Lily. Sweet-scented Water Lily. Toad Lily. White Pond Lily. Water Cabbage. Useful in dysentery, diarrhoea, leucorrhoea and scrofula. Combined with Cherry Bark for bronchial affections, Externally as poultice for boils, tumors, scrofulous ulcers, etc. 271 LILY ROOT, YELLOW. Nuphar Advena. Root.... Ast. Dem. Dis. Emo. F-com. Brandybotties. Beaver Root. Cow Lily. Yellow Pond Lily. Frog Lily. Spatter Dock. Properties very similar to White Lily. 272 LINDEN FLOWERS. Tilia Europoea and Americana. Bark and Flowers Ast. Dem. Basswood. Lime Tree. Locust Bloom. Tilia Flowers. For poultice in painful swellings. 277 LUNCWORT. Pulmonaria Officinalis. Plant Pec. Exp. Dem. Spotted Comfrey. Spotted Lungwort. Virginia Cowslip. Used in diseases of the lungs, coughs, influenza, catarrh, etc. 278 LUNCWORT, MAPLE. StictaPulmonaria. Plant Bit. Ton. Tree Lungwort. Used in pulmonary complaints.. 279 MACNOLIA, Magnolia Glauca. Bark Aro. Ton. Dia. Beaver Tree. Sweet Magnolia. Swamp Sassafras. White Bay. Useful in intermittent fever, dyspepsia, erysipelas, dysen-tery, leucorrhcea, and as wash in tetter, salt rheum, etc. 280 Adiantum Pedatum.. Ref. Exp. Ton. Sud....
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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236600215
  • 9781236600219