Origin of guaiacum
Examples from the Web for guaiacum
I saie the pox, as by experience we se there is no better remedy than sweatyng and the drinkyng of guaiacum, etc.A History of Epidemics in Britain (Volume I of II)|Charles Creighton
A substance having the nature of an acid, discovered by Trommsdorff in the wood and bark of Guaiacum officinale.
This preparation is frequently substituted for guaiacum shavings in the preparation of compound decoction of sarsaparilla.
The physician of the castle had prescribed constant doses of guaiacum taken in coffee.Amenities of Literature|Isaac Disraeli
Guaiacum resin is given medicinally in doses of 5-15 grains.