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Jaborandi or its alkaloid pilocarpin will generally produce it.
Jaborandi, jab′o-ran′di, n. a Brazilian shrub with sialogogue and diaphoretic properties.
An alkaloid has been obtained from the piperaceous jaborandi by Parodi, and named by him jaborandine.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
After this nothing is given but orange-leaf tea, to promote perspiration, and sometimes a little extract of jaborandi.Health, Happiness, and Longevity|Louis Philippe McCarty