Sentence Examples


  • Radium is analgesic and bactericidal in its action.
  • In medicine antipyrine ("phenazonum") has been used as an analgesic and antipyretic. The dose is 5-20 grs., but on account of its depressant action on the heart, and the toxic effects to which it occasionally gives rise, it is now but little used.
  • The external uses of the drug are mainly analgesic. The liniment or plaster of belladonna will relieve many forms of local pain.
  • In pill, and is said to be analgesic and haemostatic in its action.
  • Often it relieves vomiting, though in a few persons it may cause vomiting, but in far less degree than apomorphine, which is a powerful emetic. Opium has a more marked diaphoretic action than morphine, and is much less certain as a hypnotic and analgesic. There are a few therapeutic indications for the use of opium rather than morphine, but they are far less important than those which make the opposite demand.
 

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