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Synonyms for cataplasm
a medical dressing consisting of a soft heated mass of meal or clay that is spread on a cloth and applied to the skin to treat inflamed areas or improve circulation etc
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leaves taken as drink Bryophyllum pinnatum T Leaf Cataplasm
on the (Lam.
Applied as a cataplasm
, it triggers local hyperemias due to the irritating effect of the isothiocyanates.
In Northern India, the leaves are widely used as counter-irritant, febrifuge and as a cataplasm
in swellings (12), boils and piles (13).
Verbenaceae acts against organism weakness; used for hepatitis; bad digestion; stomach and liver ailment; in cataplasm
form: it acts against tumors, boils and urinary affections.
Extracts from palmito of several species are said to cure hepatitis and fibers, and used as cataplasm
for calming back pains (Balslev et al.