Manatropa Uniflora. (Ice Plant.)

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Will some of our subscribers prepare a tincture from the Ice-plant. and test it in the cases named in the Dispensatory. We especially want to know its influence upon the nervous system, and its action as a sedative. It is claimed to be remedial in convulsions, epilepsy, chorea, etc.

Specific Medication and Specific Medicines, 1870, was written by John M. Scudder, M.D.