Origin of physostigmine
Examples from the Web for physostigmine
Historical Examples of physostigmine
After subcutaneous or local application, a dilatation neutralised by physostigmine in moderate doses.
Physostigmine contracts the iris to a point; the action is quite local, and is confined to the eye to which it is applied.
Each of these contains one-thousandth part of a grain of physostigmine sulphate, a quantity which is perfectly efficient.
The respiration is at first accelerated by a dose of physostigmine, but is afterwards slowed and ultimately arrested.
There is a marked antagonism in nearly all important particulars between the actions of physostigmine and of atropine.