Sentence Examples

  • Oil of turpentine (Oleum terebinthinae) is administered internally as an anthelmintic to kill tapeworm.
  • In large doses oil of turpentine causes purging and may induce much haemorrhage from the bowel; it should be combined with some trustworthy aperient, such as castor oil, when given as an anthelmintic. It is readily absorbed unchanged and has a marked contractile action upon the blood vessels.
  • The plant is poisonous, acting as a powerful local and general stimulant, diaphoretic, emmenagogue and anthelmintic; it was formerly employed both internally and externally.
  • Its chief use is as an anthelmintic to destroy the Ankylostoma duodenale.
  • Malefern, santonine, thymol and other anthelmintic remedies are prescribed.

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