antipyretic

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antipyretic

a remedy or drug that prevents or alleviates fever

antipyretic

[‚an·tē·pī′red·ik]
(pharmacology)
Any agent, such as aspirin, that reduces or prevents fever.
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The ripe fruit is acrid, bitter, and sweet; appetizer, febrifuge and tonic, pulp of ripe fruit is eaten fresh or mixed with water to prepare syrup.
Mountain/felty Flavonoids Antibacterial, germander antinociceptive, or Cat thyme antinflammatory, bitter tonic febrifuge.
Inhabitants of Thar Whole plant is considered deobstruent, Desert, India [16] antihepatotoxic, anticatarrhal, and febrifuge.
The seeds are generally taken for cold and hemorrhoids, a febrifuge and also used for rheumatic pain.
The ancient Egyptians utilized them to cure baldness and herbalists have, through the centuries, recommended them as an demulcent, expectorant, febrifuge, restorative; and in the treatment of anemia, diabetes and rickets.
2005) and as antiseptic, astringent, depurative, digestive, expectorant, febrifuge and tonic, and also externally as insecticide, skin and month or throat infections (JIROVETZ & al.
azedarach in stomach ache, intestinal disorders, uterine illnesses, cystitis, diuretic and febrifuge has been reported [4].
An infusion of the bark is given as a demulcent, febrifuge, and treatment for diarrhea.
Hindus used this plant for centuries as febrifuge and as an antidote to the bite of poisonous snakes.
2) It is variously described as an antibacterial and antiviral agent, an anticholesterolemic, a cholagogue, a diuretic, a febrifuge, a hepatic, and a vasodilator.
In Northern India, the leaves are widely used as counter-irritant, febrifuge and as a cataplasm in swellings (12), boils and piles (13).