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A90749 Platerus golden practice of physick fully and plainly discovering, I. All the kinds. II. The several causes of every disease. III. Their most proper cures, in respect to the kinds, and several causes, from whence they come. After a new, easie, and plain method; of knowing, foretelling, preventing, and curing, all diseases incident to the body of man. Full of proper observations and remedies: both of ancient and modern physitians. In three books, and five tomes, or parts. Being the fruits of one and thirty years travel: and fifty years practice of physick. By Felix Plater, chief physitian and professor in ordinary at Basil. Abdiah Cole, doctor of physick, and the liberal arts. Nich. Culpeper, gent. student in physick, and astrology. Platter, Felix, 1536-1614.; Cole, Abdiah, ca. 1610-ca. 1670. aut; Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654. aut 1664 (1664) Wing P2395A; ESTC R230756 1,412,918 573

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rather_o than_o hot_a take_v heed_n of_o salt_n sharp_a and_o spice_a meat_n and_o wine_n that_o inflame_v the_o body_n too_o much_o let_v the_o air_n be_v good_a the_o sleep_n temperate_a and_o let_v they_o exercise_v often_o to_o breath_n out_o the_o excrement_n by_o insensible_a transpiration_n medicine_n must_v be_v give_v to_o alter_v the_o sharpness_n of_o the_o humour_n that_o be_v cold_a and_o moist_a to_o correct_v the_o distemper_n of_o the_o liver_n and_o open_a obstruction_n as_o conserve_n candye_n syrup_n water_n of_o bugloss_n violet_n rose_n succory_n waterlilly_n maidenhair_n citron_n powder_n of_o trionsantalon_n and_o diarrhodon_n and_o other_o mention_v in_o hot_a and_o melancholy_a disease_n also_o give_v sharp_a spaw-water_n for_o many_o day_n or_o troche_n of_o viper_n with_o conserve_n in_o psora_n and_o elephantiasis_n and_o a_o dram_n of_o gum_n lac_n with_o three_o ounce_n of_o the_o decoction_n of_o myrtle_n be_v good_a to_o preserve_v against_o impetigo_n many_o in_o psora_n and_o
of_o water_n thereto_o boil_v it_o to_o half_a and_o strain_v it_o this_o they_o may_v drink_v free_o at_o meat_n and_o othertime_n and_o it_o will_v not_o be_v unpleasant_a when_o they_o be_v use_v to_o it_o especial_o if_o you_o add_v a_o little_a cinnamon_n or_o sugar_n or_o raisin_n boil_a therein_o other_o add_v many_o thing_n as_o liquorish_a which_o cause_v a_o physical_a taste_n and_o make_v they_o loathe_v it_o except_o you_o put_v wine_n to_o it_o which_o be_v allow_v but_o in_o great_a weakness_n sleep_n be_v allow_v not_o only_o at_o night_n but_o in_o the_o morning_n and_o before_o supper_n when_o they_o sweat_v because_o it_o do_v not_o only_o provoke_v sweat_n but_o be_v at_o rest_n they_o better_o endure_v it_o let_v he_o walk_v about_o the_o chamber_n use_v friction_n or_o rubbing_n especial_o after_o sweat_n let_v he_o comb_v and_o rub_v his_o head_n also_o you_o must_v keep_v the_o belly_n lose_v which_o be_v apt_a to_o be_v bind_v by_o fast_v and_o sweat_v let_v he_o beware_v of_o venery_n and_o refresh_v his_o mind_n with_o sport_n discourse_n and_o music_n you_o must_v always_o purge_v before_o you_o begin_v to_o give_v guiacum_n for_o sweat_v to_o void_a the_o thick_a humour_n and_o excrement_n and_o sometime_o you_o must_v purge_v in_o the_o time_n of_o the_o diet_n the_o rather_o if_o the_o body_n be_v fowl_n that_o the_o cure_n may_v proceed_v the_o better_a because_o it_o help_v the_o operation_n of_o the_o guiacum_n by_o take_v away_o the_o cause_n of_o the_o disease_n and_o because_o no_o certain_a humour_n as_o be_v show_v produce_v this_o disease_n therefore_o you_o must_v direct_v your_o purge_n to_o the_o constitution_n and_o to_o the_o quantity_n and_o quality_n of_o the_o humour_n and_o excrement_n thus_o first_o give_v a_o emollient_a clyster_n to_o take_v away_o the_o excrement_n from_o the_o gut_n that_o may_v cleanse_v and_o be_v sharp_a such_o as_o be_v prescribe_v in_o many_o place_n or_o a_o suppository_n or_o give_v cassia_n manna_n some_o mollife_v decoction_n the_o the_o infusion_n of_o rhubarb_n syrup_n of_o rose_n solutive_a syrup_n of_o peach_n flower_n catholicon_n and_o other_o mild_a electuary_n or_o gentle_a pill_n or_o lozenge_n such_o as_o be_v mention_v in_o other_o disease_n these_o be_v administer_v if_o the_o body_n be_v full_a let_v blood_n in_o the_o arm_n which_o be_v not_o needful_a in_o the_o phlegmatic_a and_o lean_a body_n except_o use_v to_o it_o then_o prepare_v the_o humour_n as_o we_o suppose_v they_o abound_v if_o they_o be_v choleric_a or_o sharp_a with_o syrup_n of_o fumitory_n hops_n bugloss_n mayden-hair_n endive_n succory_n violet_n apple_n or_o the_o like_a with_o proper_a water_n as_o of_o scabious_a and_o the_o like_a and_o so_o let_v he_o take_v these_o julep_n some_o day_n together_o before_o purge_v when_o they_o be_v phlegmatic_a and_o full_a of_o pain_n we_o add_v the_o syrup_n of_o stoechas_n or_o french_a lavender_n which_o be_v very_o good_a make_v of_o bettony_n and_o hyssop_n also_o honey_n of_o rose_n and_o the_o like_a with_o the_o water_n of_o those_o plant_n or_o of_o calamint_n bawm_n etc._n etc._n and_o when_o there_o be_v pain_n about_o the_o bone_n the_o water_n of_o ground_n pine_v and_o prim-rose_n you_o may_v also_o prepare_v with_o decoction_n make_v of_o the_o same_o herb_n we_o put_v spice_n as_o cinnamon_n into_o those_o julep_n and_o decoction_n to_o make_v they_o pleasant_a or_o trionsantalon_n diarhodon_n aromaticum_fw-la rosatum_fw-la or_o give_v a_o lozenge_n thereof_o after_o it_o many_o time_n we_o purge_v and_o prepare_v at_o the_o same_o time_n mix_v gentle_a purger_n with_o the_o preparative_n when_o they_o be_v weak_a and_o choleric_a or_o strong_a purge_n when_o they_o be_v phlegmatic_a and_o lusty_a proper_a for_o the_o humour_n we_o intend_v to_o oppose_v especial_o such_o as_o purge_v watery_a salt_n and_o sharp_a humour_n when_o there_o be_v spot_n and_o ulcer_n such_o as_o be_v prescribe_v in_o divers_a disease_n especial_o in_o the_o itch._n or_o if_o there_o be_v pain_n about_o the_o bone_n we_o must_v give_v such_o as_o be_v prescribe_v in_o the_o disease_n of_o the_o joint_n from_o watery_a humour_n we_o give_v these_o apozem_n or_o decoction_n for_o five_o or_o six_o day_n to_o prepare_v and_o purge_v thus_o make_v take_v the_o herb_n follow_v with_o the_o root_n succory_n endive_n dandelion_n dock_n sorrel_n bugloss_n capillar_n herb_n scabious_a germander_n of_o all_o five_o or_o six_o handful_n fumitory_n hops_n pot_n mercury_n of_o each_o one_o handful_n asparagus_n or_o kneholm_n and_o grass_n root_n of_o each_o two_o ounce_n cordial_a flower_n three_o pugil_n red_a rose_n two_o pugil_n tamarisk_a flower_n one_o pugil_n prune_n ten_o raisin_n three_o ounce_n sebesten_v or_o jujub_n twenty_o of_o the_o four_o great_a cold_a seed_n and_o annis_n seed_n of_o each_o half_n a_o ounce_n fennel_n seed_n two_o dram_n boyl_n they_o in_o water_n or_o in_o the_o decoction_n of_o guiacum_n strain_v which_o be_v more_o proper_a and_o infuse_v senna_n three_o ounce_n or_o four_o polypody_n carthamus_n seed_n of_o each_o two_o ounce_n epithymum_n two_o dram_n boyl_n they_o again_o and_o then_o add_v sugar_n or_o honey_n to_o sweeten_v it_o with_o a_o little_a cinnamon_n in_o moist_a phlegmatic_a body_n add_v these_o follow_v calamus_fw-la aromaticus_fw-la or_o galangal_n one_o ounce_n and_o a_o half_a elicampane_z bettony_n majoram_n each_o one_o handful_n rosemary_n and_o lavender_n flower_n of_o each_o one_o pugil_n top_n of_o time_n one_o pugil_n and_o a_o half_a fig_n twelve_o caraway_n seed_n one_o dram_n and_o those_o that_o purge_v water_n bark_n of_o elder_a and_o dwarf_n elder_a one_o ounce_n and_o a_o half_a or_o strong_a purger_n agarick_n or_o rdubarb_n half_a a_o ounce_n turbith_n three_o dram_n soldanella_n two_o dram_n or_o in_o strong_a man_n who_o common_o have_v this_o disease_n hermodact_v two_o dram_n in_o the_o pain_n of_o the_o bone_n or_o half_o a_o dram_n of_o the_o pulp_n of_o coloquintida_n tie_v in_o a_o clout_n which_o be_v strong_a or_o one_o dram_n and_o a_o half_a of_o black_a hellebore_n if_o there_o be_v pain_n in_o the_o head_n and_o bone_n you_o must_v add_v thing_n good_a against_o it_o and_o against_o poison_n as_o tormentil_n root_n and_o the_o like_a you_o may_v use_v the_o decoction_n mention_v for_o the_o itch_n as_o that_o which_o begin_v thus_o take_v the_o root_n of_o dock_n three_o ounce_n of_o grass_n etc._n etc._n or_o you_o may_v give_v purge_v wine_n make_v of_o the_o simples_n of_o the_o former_a decoction_n infuse_v therein_o or_o that_o prescribe_a in_o the_o itch._n after_o preparation_n or_o purge_v with_o preparation_n we_o use_v strong_a purge_n if_o we_o suppose_v the_o body_n not_o purge_v sufficient_o we_o give_v strong_a purge_n divers_a way_n by_o add_v to_o the_o last_o draught_n of_o the_o decoction_n a_o electuary_n or_o the_o like_a that_o purge_v or_o another_o decoction_n electuary_n or_o pill_n consider_v the_o spot_n pustle_v ulcer_n and_o pain_n common_o they_o purge_v melancholy_a that_o suppose_v it_o to_o be_v the_o cause_n of_o the_o pox_n and_o therefore_o they_o give_v confectio_fw-la hamech_v and_o diasenna_n also_o pill_n of_o lapis_fw-la lazuli_fw-la of_o fumitory_n and_o other_o mention_v in_o melancholy_a disease_n and_o we_o allow_v these_o in_o strong_a people_n because_o they_o purge_v choler_n and_o sharp_a humour_n of_o all_o sort_n other_o purge_v also_o mention_v in_o the_o cure_n of_o the_o scab_n and_o if_o there_o be_v pain_n about_o the_o bone_n pill_n of_o hermodactil_n stink_a pill_n or_o pilulae_fw-la faetidae_fw-la and_o other_o mention_v in_o arthritis_fw-la and_o many_o other_o mention_v in_o other_o disease_n which_o have_v both_o scammony_n and_o coloquintida_n which_o be_v use_v indifferent_o though_o many_o think_v they_o shall_v purge_v but_o one_o humour_n but_o empiric_n and_o chirurgeon_n present_o purge_v without_o preparation_n before_o they_o use_v thing_n that_o evacuate_v by_o the_o habit_n of_o the_o body_n and_o without_o choice_n of_o purge_n or_o care_v what_o humour_n so_o they_o do_v but_o purge_v sufficient_o therefore_o they_o give_v the_o strong_a and_o among_o the_o rest_n wine_n wherein_o a_o apple_n of_o coloquintida_n have_v be_v all_o night_n infuse_v or_o that_o wherein_o some_o of_o the_o lesser_a spurge_n seed_n have_v be_v insuse_v or_o they_o bid_v they_o swallow_v the_o seed_n or_o they_o purge_v at_o first_o with_o the_o decoction_n of_o hellebore_n such_o as_o we_o mention_v in_o cure_n of_o the_o itch_n where_o we_o show_v how_o the_o empiric_n cure_v the_o itch_n and_o other_o disease_n only_o with_o stybium_n infuse_v which_o be_v good_a here_o also_o as_o also_o how_o good_a purge_n at_o first_o in_o many_o perverse_a disease_n have_v excellent_a success_n as_o with_o the_o dry_a leaf_n of_o true_a
hiss_v in_o the_o ear_n as_o in_o hurt_a of_o hear_v chapter_n the_o eight_o page_n 80._o the_o smell_a be_v also_o abolish_v diminish_v or_o deprave_v as_o in_o defect_n of_o scent_n and_o depravation_n of_o scent_n of_o these_o in_o hurt_a of_o smell_a chapter_n the_o nine_o page_n 87._o chap._n i._o of_o a_o weakness_n of_o the_o mind_n the_o kind_n of_o it_o a_o weakness_n of_o the_o mind_n may_v be_v say_v to_o be_v whenas_o any_o one_o be_v less_o able_a in_o apprehension_n or_o wit_n in_o judgement_n or_o reason_n and_o memory_n than_o a_o ingenious_a and_o industrious_a man._n which_o sometime_o happen_v in_o disease_n at_o other_o time_n befall_v those_o that_o be_v not_o sick_a but_o otherwise_o well_o of_o which_o we_o will_v here_o treat_v but_o sometime_o these_o internal_a sense_n be_v all_o of_o they_o together_o dull_v mind_n dulness_n of_o the_o mind_n and_o both_o wit_n judgement_n and_o memory_n fail_v and_o then_o it_o may_v be_v call_v a_o dulness_n of_o the_o 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have_v contract_v and_o derive_v this_o weakness_n haereditary_a from_o their_o parent_n by_o inbred_a cause_n weakness_n weakness_n a_o cause_n of_o the_o mind_n weakness_n whence_o it_o often_o come_v to_o pass_v that_o as_o the_o ingenious_a and_o industrious_a do_v beget_v their_o like_a so_o drone_n beget_v drone_n which_o be_v easy_o collect_v by_o their_o sign_n that_o they_o be_v such_o from_o their_o infancy_n and_o have_v such_o parent_n this_o happen_v to_o some_o by_o reason_n of_o age_n whence_o old_a folk_n become_v for_o the_o most_o part_n forgetful_a and_o sometime_o dull_a by_o reason_n of_o the_o defect_n of_o native_a heat_n unless_o it_o happen_v from_o some_o distemper_n of_o the_o brain_n as_o shall_v be_v say_v by_o and_o by_o a_o concussion_n or_o blow_n of_o the_o head_n leave_v behind_o it_o some_o weakness_n in_o the_o brain_n may_v also_o be_v the_o cause_n of_o it_o also_o too_o great_a a_o shed_n of_o blood_n from_o what_o part_n of_o the_o body_n 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