febrifuge


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Synonyms for febrifuge

any medicine that lowers body temperature to prevent or alleviate fever

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The studies show that homogenous species are used as febrifuge, rheumatism anti-pain and gastric tonic in liver and skin diseases [2].
In Nigeria, decoctions of leaves and roots made from boiling are used as febrifuge.
Solanaceae) is described as antiasthmatic, aperient, diuretic, febrifuge, digestive, promotes conception and is used in constipation, dropsy and gonorrhea.
laoticus is still being used traditionally as a tonic and febrifuge by the local people in the northeastern part of Thailand (The National Identity Office 2000).
Aloysia triphilla and Aloysia polystachya) includes febrifuge, sedative, anxiolytic, stomachic, diuretic and antispasmodic activities (Hellion-Ibarrola et al.
Medical Uses: The plant is used as an anthelmintic, laxative and for treating dyspepsia, also used for skin disorders, the seeds are used as fomentation in painful swelling, against stomach pain, febrifuge and blood purifier.
The barks are astringent and are used for dysentery, diarrhea, and other abdominal troubles and as febrifuge (Ghani 1998).
Berberis crataegina DC root exhibits potent anti-inflammatory, analgesic and febrifuge effects in mice and rats, journal of Ethnopharmacology 79, 237-248.
triphilla) include febrifuge, sedative, stomachic, diuretic, and antispasmodic activities (Oliveira de Figueiredo et al.