Sicuro e portentoso rimedio alla odontalgia : o sia dolore dei denti ed a varj mali derivanti da ristagno d'umori, da affezioni nervose ec., / scoperto dal reverendissimo signore Teodoro Clemente Comparini.

  • Comparini, Teodoro Clemente.
Date:
1793
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In Firenze : Per Gaetano Cambiagi Stamp. Granducale, 1793.

Physical description

34 pages ; 16 cm (8vo).

References note

Blake p. 96.
Weinberger p. 34.

Notes

"Esposto nell'adunanza [della Reale accademia economica di Firenze] del di 18. settembre 1793."
Describes the relief of toothache and other maladies by the application of Curculio Bacchus and Curculio Betulae to the painful part. These two varieties of beetles were used for topical pain relief and as a blood thinning agent in the vernacular medicine of some villages in Lombardy.
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