Ergot Same as for aconite.
"The Miracle Mongers, an Exposé" by Harry Houdini
Ergot is a very common disease of the cereals.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 392, July 7, 1883" by Various
A peculiar characteristic of this condition is the state of the ergots and chestnuts.
"Diseases of the Horse's Foot" by Harry Caulton Reeks
He had lately got knowledge of a root to which the same virtues were attached as to ergot of rye.
"The Personal Life Of David Livingstone" by William Garden Blaikie
Occasionally there would be an outbreak of a nervous disorder due to the ergot fungus growing in the rye used for bread.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Of the parasitic forms, one of the best known is the "ergot" of rye, more or less used in medicine.
"Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany" by Douglas Houghton Campbell
Just before confinement send for one ounce of fluid extract of ergot and an original pint bottle of Squibb's Chloroform.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
I refer to the growth of ergotized grass-seeds in our pastures.
"Cattle and Their Diseases" by Robert Jennings
Fluid extract of ergot or tincture of the chlorid of iron, in ounce doses, may be selected.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
Thursday, May 16, the Valley City steamed up to Ergot's Landing, and took aboard thirty-nine bales of cotton.
"Reminiscences of Two Years in the United States Navy" by John M. Batten
The drugs commonly prescribed are: ergot, oil of erigeron, oil of turpentine, quinia, strychnia, iron, mineral acids, and gallic acid.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Ergot of the grasses will not always develop under these conditions, but perseverance may ultimately ensure success.
"Fungi: Their Nature and Uses" by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
Ergot of rye not a good uterine excitant to the bitch, 365.
"The Dog" by Dinks, Mayhew, and Hutchinson
The history of Ergot of Rye is too fresh in the memory of most people to require more than an allusion here.
"Epidemics Examined and Explained: or, Living Germs Proved by Analogy to be a Source of Disease" by John Grove
Ergot has no external action.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 7" by Various
Ergot is used in obstetric practice to promote the contraction of the uterus.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
Ergot, 131, 142, 144.
"Disease in Plants" by H. Marshall Ward
In my experience ergot in combination with gallic acid and dilute sulphuric acid has been very efficient.
"A System of Practical Medicine by American Authors, Vol. I" by Various
States are not governed by Ergotisms.
"The Works of Sir Thomas Browne" by Thomas Browne
The fetlock and ergot.
"The American Horsewoman" by Elizabeth Karr