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Animal Parasites & Human Disease (1918)
by Asa Crawford Chandler
Emetin is an alkaloid substance prepared from ipecac, the extract of the roots of a Brazilian herb. It was long known that ipecac sometimes had a very marked effect on dysentery, but since amebic dysentery has only recently been differentiated ...
The London encyclopaedia (1829)
or Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, comprising a popular view of the present state of knowledge
EMETIN, in chemistry, the vegetable basis of ipecacuan root which is thus procured.
Pharmaceutical lexicon (1873)
EMETIN. See Emetia. EMETINUM IMPURUM. (Emelin Cbloréc.) An impure emetic principle, obtained from ipecacuanha by exhausting an alcoholic extract of the root with water, neutralizing with carbonate of magnesia, and evaporating the ...
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Scrabble value of E1M3E1T1I1N1
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