clyster

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Synonyms for clyster

an injection of a liquid through the anus to stimulate evacuation

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Clysters (glysters) were cleansing medicines injected into the rectum through clyster pipes or syringes.
Honey containing medicaments were used in a wide variety of illnesses--internally, as gargles, pessaries or clysters, and as topical applications.
For Biggs, clysters were something "to be abhorred as a cruel and beastly remedy.
Renaissance travelers sometimes prepared to start their physical journey by purging, either by clysters or emetics, and bloodletting (purgatio ac venae sectio).