diaphoretic


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di·a·pho·ret·ic

 (dī′ə-fə-rĕt′ĭk, dī-ăf′ə-)
adj.
Producing or increasing perspiration.
n.
A medicine or other agent that produces perspiration.

diaphoretic

(ˌdaɪəfəˈrɛtɪk)
adj
(Physiology) relating to or causing sweat
n
(Pharmacology) a diaphoretic drug or agent
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.diaphoretic - used to produce perspiration
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Adj.1.diaphoretic - inducing perspiration
Translations

di·a·pho·ret·ic

n. diaforético, agente que estimula la transpiración.
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Saffron is also diaphoretic, generating sweat or perspiration, for children and as stimulant, tonic, and stomachic - beneficial for digestion- an aphrodisiac, and an anodyne and a sedative, diuretic and laxative," one local scientist claims.
The nurse identified the patient as homeless, untidy in appearance, and diaphoretic.
The plant has hypoglycemic, hypolipidemic, antioxidant, adaptogenic, antiepileptic, hepatoprotective, antifertility, anticancer, antiasthmatic, antiemetic, diaphoretic, radioprotective, antiviral, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory properties.
Allium cepa (Alliaceae): The onion (Allium cepa) has long been used in traditional medicine, is one of the important Allium species commonly used in our daily diet, and has recently been the source of much interest because of its antithrombotic, hypolipidaemic, hypotensive, diaphoretic, antibiotic, antidiabetic, antiatherogenic, and anticancer medicinal properties (Lee et al, 2008).
Medicinally, the plant is carminative, diaphoretic, stimulent and a purifier.
On physical examination, he exhibited mild right upper extremity edema, he was diaphoretic and skin of the affected extremity was warm.
She was hypertensive, bradycardiac and diaphoretic.
TA presents as malodorous, diaphoretic armpits without other apparent symptoms.
3) Traditionally, the plant roots are used as diaphoretic, diuretic, expectorant and stimulant.
At age 10, she began to have episodes during which she felt her heart racing, was short of breath, and was diaphoretic.
The roots are used for nervous diseases [101] and as a diaphoretic, diuretic, emetic, emmenagogue, laxative, refrigerant, stomachic, and sudorific [102].
In Pakistan, it is used as a traditional medicine like antipyretic, a sedative, an astringent, a diaphoretic, an anticancer and purgative.