sudorific


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Related to sudorific: sensible perspiration

sudorific

1. producing or causing sweating; sudatory
2. a sudorific agent
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This plant is used to manufacture pharmacological and herbal drugs and has been used in antidiabetic, antirheumatic, diuretic, sudorific and tonic drugs (Da Silva & Parente 2004; Britto et al.
As a source of human medicines, the leaves and bark of Melanolepis multiglandulosa can be applied to the skin as a sudorific and, among Malays, are used in poultices to cure scurf.
The rhizome is also used to treat abdominal pain, and as an embrocation or sudorific to treat swelling and muscular rheumatism.