Plain Talks on Materia Medica

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B. Jain Publishers, Jun 6, 2015 - Medical - 792 pages
This is a comparative materia medica arranged by symptons, it induces the repertory habit in students. The second part is materia medica.

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Page 216 - The monopoly by homoeopathic practitioners of the use of aconite has aroused a prejudice against it, which has discouraged its employment. Aconite is, however, an antagonist to the fever-process ; it is not applicable in accordance with the so-called law of similars. It is used by these quacks because it is a powerful agent which will produce manifest effects in small doses, that may easily be disguised.

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