Word:

Emmenagogues

EMMENAGOGUES, med. jur. The name of a class of medicines which are believed to have the power. of favoring the discharge of the menses. These are black hellebore, savine, (vide Juneperius Sabina,) madder, mercury, polygala, senega, and pennyroyal. They are sometimes used for the criminal purpose of producing abortion. (q.v.) They always endanger the life of the woman. 1 Beck's Medical Jur. 316; Dungl. Med. Diet. h.t.; Parr's Med. Dict. h.t.; 3 Paris and Fonbl. Aled. Jur. 88.

Browse
Emittent
emitter
Emitter Coupled Logic
emitting
EML
EMM
EMM386
EMMA
Emma Goldman
Emma Hart Willard
Emmanthe
Emmanthe penduliflora
Emmantle
Emmanuel
Emmarble
Emmenagogue
-- Emmenagogues --
Emmental
Emmentaler
Emmenthal
Emmenthaler
emmer
Emmet
Emmet hunter
Emmetropia
Emmetropic
Emmetropy
Emmett Kelly
Emmew
Emmove
Emmy
Emmy Noether
emodialysis
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home - Privacy Policy