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An account of the foxglove, and some of its medical uses with practical remarks on dropsy, and other diseases by William Withering

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Published by Printed by M. Swinney: for G.G.J. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, London in Birmingham .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Dropsy,
  • Digitalis (Drug)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby William Withering
ContributionsUniversity of Glasgow. Library
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26291191M

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In , the physician and botanist William Withering () was informed of a folk cure for dropsy that had as its active ingredient the plant foxglove (Digitalis purpurea). Ten years later, after thorough trials on more than patients, Withering published this monograph on the medicinal applications of the plant, not least to keep less experienced doctors from administering it to. This unique two-part discussion of foxglove--the herb from which digitalis is derived--features a facsimile of William Withering's classic An Account of Foxglove and Some of its Medical Uses, complete with explanatory notes interpreting this eighteenth century text for the modern reader. The second part of the book, written by J.K. ‎" The use of the Foxglove is getting abroad, and it is better the world should derive some instruction, however imperfect, from my experience, than that the lives of men should be hazarded by its unguarded exhibition, or that a medicine of so much efficacy should be condemned and rejected as dan. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: An Account of the Foxglove and some of its Medical Uses With Practical Remarks on Dropsy and Other Diseases Author: William Withering Release Date: Ma [EBook #] Language.