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Related entry: Hyssopus under stimulants

Hyssop, used freely in the form of warm infusion, proves highly beneficial as a remedy in the incipient stages of those diseases arising from the influence of cold acting upon the system when in a state of perspiration, and arresting that function. In the simpler forms of disease this agent will cause a determination to the surface, relieve internal congestions, and if assisted by other appropriate measures, will produce free perspiration.

The American Eclectic Materia Medica and Therapeutics, 1898, was written by John M. Scudder, M.D.