- chol hamoed,
- cholaic acid,
Origin of cholagogue
Examples from the Web for cholagogue
It might therefore be supposed that Colchicum too acted as a Cholagogue.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
On the other hand, if you give him a cholagogue, you will produce an abundant evacuation and not injure him at all.On the Natural Faculties|Galen
He did not suspect that the quinine went into the fire, and the cholagogue down the drain-pipe from the washstand.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
Cholagogue, kol′a-gog, n. a purgative causing evacuations of bile.
Oxbile has long been credited with a cholagogue action, which, however, has probably been greatly overestimated.