Sentence Examples

  • This gives it the rare and valuable property of a remote haemostatic, erroneously supposed to be possessed by so many useless drugs.
  • This action on the vessels is so marked as to constitute the drug a haemostatic, not only locally but also remotely.
  • Ergot is used in therapeutics as a haemostatic, and is very valuable in haemoptysis and sometimes in haematemesis.
  • Medicinally, gallic acid has been, and is still, largely used as an astringent, styptic and haemostatic. Gallic acid, however, does not coagulate albumen and therefore possesses no local astringent action.
  • So far is it from being an haemostatic that, if perfused through living blood-vessels, it actually dilates them.

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