Examples from the Web for demulcent
These are made of the purest refined juice or extract of liquorice, and have long been esteemed as a demulcent.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
Demulcent and emollient; principally used for poultices and fomentations.Cattle and Their Diseases|Robert Jennings
Follow up with demulcent drinks, such as barley-water, flour and water, &c.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
It is little more than a demulcent, and in this country is not employed as a medicine.The Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees|James Mooney
Demulcent and astringent lotions may be applied by douche, spray, or gargle.