542. Triosteum.—Fever root. Bastard Ipecac.
542. TRIOSTEUM.—FEVER ROOT. BASTARD IPECAC. The root of Trios'teum perfolia'tum Linné, common in most parts of the United States. (See Conspectus.) Cathartic and emetic in large doses. Dose: 15 to 30 gr. (1 to 2 Gm.).
A Manual of Organic Materia Medica and Pharmacognosy, 1917, was written by Lucius E. Sayre, B.S. Ph. M.