Agnus


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Related to Agnus: Agnus Dei, Agnus Castus

Ag´nus


n.1.Agnus Dei.
References in classic literature ?
And as in beauty she surpass'd the choir, So nobler than the rest was her attire; A crown of ruddy gold enclosed her brow, Plain without pomp, and rich without a show; A branch of Agnus Castus in her hand, She bore aloft her symbol of command.
Lauritzen Ch, Reuter HD, Repges R, Bohnert KJ, Schmidt U (1997) Treatment of premenstrual tension syndrome with Vitex agnus castus--Controlled, double-blind study versus pyridoxine.
Better, it included music of exquisite beauty, in Henry V's Gloria, Soursby's pensive Agnus Dei, and another, anonymous, Agnus, with its robust rhythms and ethereal harmonies.
Herbs such as vitex agnus castus work on the pituitary gland balancing oestrogen and progesterone release.
And FEMAPLEX for women contains the exotic agnus castus, the female herb, along with dong quai and wild yam.
Agnus and Edgaras Malcevas, Asaid Salim, and Michael Peake have pleaded guilty to conspiracy or other separate firearms offences.
Vitex agnus castus is a useful balancer and combines well with herbs such as Sarsaparilla and Burdock, which are both powerful skin-cleansing herbs.
A moving account of Barber's unaccompanied Agnus Dei posed no problems with challenging, shifting harmonies.
The herbal liquid (from health shops) called Agnus Castus can help a lot.
Q I'VE been taking Agnus Castus to combat PMS for the past two years but recently I've been finding it less effective.
A herbalist will first correct and balance the hormonal cycle, using herbs such as vitex agnus castus, and will then use herbs to reduce heavy bleeding and clotting.