kaplan collection, medicine
In large doses emetic and cathartic, in some instances leaving a disagreeable sensation in the stomach and alimentary canal, with more or less prostration of the system. In small doses, a powerful alternative, and used extensively as a remedy for scrofulous and syphilitic affections. -- from Parke, Davis & Co. Organic Material Medica. Detroit, MI: Parke, Davis & Company; 1888., pg. 171.
"Fluid Extract Stillingia, N.F." (1924). Kaplan Collection. 3.