Origin of mandragora
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Mandragora was the base of most of these ansthetics, though a combination with opium seems to have been a favourite.Medieval Medicine|James J. (James Joseph) Walsh
Probably the use of mandragora as a narcotic may have continued much later than the thirteenth century.
The mandragora is a wild plant, the like of which does not exist.Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol 4|Charles Dudley Warner
For this purpose a mixture of opium, mandragora, and henbane is to be used.A History of Science, Volume 2(of 5)|Henry Smith Williams
Was there not growing there a certain fabulous plant, called Mandragora?Joan of Arc|Ronald Sutherland Gower